Tulare County reports 6 new COVID-19 cases — totaling 35

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TULARE COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Tulare County health officials reported six new coronavirus cases on Sunday, bringing the total to 35.

The new cases were reported through the county’s Health and Human Services Agency website.

Health officials reported out of the 35 cases, 16 were travel-related, eight were person to person/contact, and 11 were under investigation. One patient has recovered and one has died from COVID-19.

Here is a breakdown on the number of cases in Tulare County by age group:

  • 1
  • 5
  • 12
  • 5
  • 12
  • Ages 0-17
  • Ages 18-25
  • Ages 26-40
  • Ages 41-64
  • Ages 65+

The health department also reported that 124 people are under self-quarantine and are being monitored for symptoms.

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