Hill County sees uptick in COVID-19 cases

Community spread still ongoing

 

Last updated 6/7/2021 at 11:35am



Hill County Public Health Director and Health Officer Kim Berg said, in a Hill County Board of Health COVID-19 update last Friday, that the area has seen an uptick in cases these past few weeks.

Berg said by 11 a.m. that day the department had already found four new cases bringing the total for the county to 17 active cases with three hospitalizations.

She said contact tracing is still ongoing so the numbers may still go up, but for now, 60 people are in quarantine and being monitored by her department.

She said these new cases are not all connected and the area still has community sprea...



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