GOLD BEACH, Ore.-- Curry County Public Health received notification of one new case. This case is an individual that was released from Oregon State Correctional Institution (OSCI) on Thursday.
The new case was reported by Curry General Hospital (Curry Health Network) and is a Central Curry resident.
Curry County Public Health is currently investigating the case through contact tracing, to identify any possible contacts and exposures relevant to the cases and will reach out to anyone suspected of exposure to COVID-19 in these cases.
CCPH was notified by Del Norte Public Health of a positive south Curry County Covid-19 case.
Both cases are unrelated and have been verified and confirmed by the contracted Health Officer after receiving the lab results.
CCPH has reached out to the individuals who are isolating at their residences and are monitoring symptoms.
Saturday, the total verified number of positive cases for Curry County residents since the start of the pandemic is 83, with 2 deaths.
Active cases currently for Curry County are at 19 after adding these two positive cases.