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Kaua‘i Resident Tests Positive for COVID-19 While on O‘ahu

Posted August 29, 2020, 3:52 PM HST

A Kaua‘i resident who is currently on O‘ahu tested positive for COVID-19, the Kaua‘i District Health Office confirmed Saturday.

Officials said the resident was on O‘ahu for several weeks. Due to the timing of illness, this individual poses no risk to Kaua‘i residents and no Kaua‘i close contacts have been identified.

This case is not considered an active case for Kaua‘i but will be counted toward the island’s cumulative total, bringing the total to 57.

There are currently no confirmed active cases of COVID-19 on Kaua‘i.