The department said 360,051 tests have come back negative and 481 are pending. There have been 64,361 cases among those 18 to 49 years old, according to public health. People between 50 and 64 account for 19,460 cases and there are 12,884 cases in children. There have been 9,946 cases in those 65 and older.
Kern County Public Health is reporting that there are six cases of the B 1.1.7. variant in the county.
Residents may contact KCPH’s Call Center at 661-321-3000 anytime Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to have their questions answered about COVID-19. All Kern County residents 16 years and older are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Visit MyTurn.ca.gov to find the site nearest to you and schedule an appointment.
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