The Hawai‘i State Department of Health Kaua‘i District Health Office reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, Nov. 6.
Today’s cases are all residents. Of the 13 new cases, three are children and 10 are adults. Four of the cases are related to mainland travel. The remaining nine cases are considered community-acquired. Six of the community-acquired infections are close contacts of a previously announced case or are tied to an active cluster. The remaining three cases have no known source of infection.
Today’s cases bring the number of active cases to 99, with nine hospitalized, and 2,807 cumulative cases. Kaua‘i’s cumulative case count includes 2,748 confirmed locally, eight probable, and 51 positive cases diagnosed elsewhere, as they received their pre-travel test results after arriving on island.