8 new cases of COVID-19 out of 581; CAR score goes down to 0.7

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Eight (8) new cases of COVID-19 were identified out of 581 tests performed by DPHSS on Sunday, April 25, and from tests run by other labs between Friday, April 23 to Sunday, April 25.

Four (4) cases reported recent travel history and were identified in quarantine. Three (3) cases were identified through contact tracing.

To date, there have been a total of 7,923 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 136 deaths, 65 cases in active isolation, and 7,722 not in active isolation.

The CAR Score is 0.7.

The community is reminded to remain vigilant:

Remain home if you are sick. Keep away from others who are sick and limit face-to-face contact with others.

Keep a safe distance of 6 ft. or more between yourself and others who are outside of your household.

Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not readily available, use alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.

If visiting elderly family members, continue to practice social distancing to protect those you love.

(JIC Release No. 648)

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