Tulare County reports two more death-related cases to COVID-19, 26 new cases — totaling 107


TULARE COUNTY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) — Tulare County health officials reported on Saturday two more death-related cases to COVID-19 and 26 new cases — now totaling 107.

Both individuals that died were over the age of 65 and both passed away on Friday. One person was a person-to-person contact and the other was a travel case.

“We offer our sincere condolences to the friends and family who lost their loved one due to COVID-19,” said Dr. Karen Haught, Tulare County Public Health Officer.  “Social distancing is the most important tool community members can use to avoid getting or giving COVID-19.”


Out of the 107 cases, 64 were person to person/contact, 17 were travel-related and 26 were under investigation, the health department said.

Here is how cases broke down by age group:

  • 2 — Ages 0-17
  • 16 — Ages 18-25
  • 29 — Ages 26-40
  • 26 — Ages 41-64
  • 34 — Ages 65+

Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency also released an online map (click here) detailing where in the county COVID-19 cases are being reported.

A total of 219 people are under self-quarantine and are monitored by health officials.

There was no information available on the number of COVID-19 tests performed in Tulare County.

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