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Today Public Health Preparedness Manager Clara Rieder reported four (4) new cases that are all under investigation bringing the County’s COVID-19 total case count to 22. Our completed tests count jumped to 244. One individual with an active COVID-19 case required hospitalization.
The County has received tests results from the Sinton, Mathis, and Ingleside mobile collection test sites. Results for every County resident who tested at one of those three (3) sites came back negative for COVID-19. The results for Aransas Pass and Portland are still pending. The immediate risk of transmission in the County remains minimal.