Kern County has 24 cases of COVID-19 after 8 more residents test positive


BAKERSFIELD, California (KSEE/KGPE) – There are 24 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Kern County, according to a Wednesday update by the Public Health Services Department.

Officials say 23 of the COVID-19 cases are Kern County residents and the remaining one is not a resident of Kern County.

The number of cases rose by eight following the previous update.

A total of 936 tests have been carried out.

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