Dare County announced a total of nine additional positive COVID-19 test results on Thursday, June 25, bringing the total number of cases in the county to 75.
The nine additional cases consist of three non-residents and six residents, and include the following:
1) Male Resident 50-64 years of age, home isolation
2) Male Resident 17 – years of age, home isolation
3) Male Resident 18-24 years of age, home isolation
4) Male Resident 18-24 years of age, home isolation
5) Male Non-resident 25-49 years of age, isolating in Dare
6) Male Non-resident 25-49 years of age, transferred isolation to home county
7) Male Resident 25-29 years of age, home isolation
8) Male Resident 50-64 years of age, home isolation
9) Male Non-resident 18-24 years of age, isolating in Dare
There have been a total of 40 resident COVID-19 cases and 35 non-resident cases since the first case was identified in Dare County in March.
New positive cases are updated on the dashboard of the Dare County website and are shared on the DHHS Facebook page when information is received. To find the most up-to-date information on COVID-19 cases in Dare County, visit www.darenc.com/covid19. State COVID-19 data is also available at https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/dashboard.
Dare County officials met last Friday afternoon and updated the Emergency Declaration for COVID-19 to include a mandate that face coverings be worn in indoor and outdoor public spaces where social distancing cannot be maintained. This measure became effective on Sunday, June 21 at 9 a.m. To view the full order, click here.