16 Confirmed Cases of COVID

Photo: Flickr.com/NIAID, used under creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0 SARS-CoV-2 (round blue objects) emerging from the surface of cells cultured in the lab. SARS-CoV-2 is the virus that causes COVID-19.

The Douglas County Health Department received notification of one probable and 16 confirmed cases on Tuesday, July 13th. Two breakthrough cases (where an already-vaccinated person was diagnosed with COVID) were reported as well.

The department said there were currently 4 individuals hospitalized. Visit the Douglas County Health Department’s Facebook page for more: facebook.com/DouglasCountyHealthDepartment.