Spike in coronavirus cases in Napa County, Calif. linked to Memorial Day gatherings
At least 31 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Napa County last week, twice the amount from the week before, and three times the amount of the week before that, the Napa Valley Register reported.
Napa County’s Public Health Officer Dr. Karen Relucio told the outlet that graduation parties, gatherings with friends and family, and other social activities over Memorial Day weekend have contributed to the recent increase.
“Two weeks ago was Memorial Day. People were out and about. One case went to a graduation party with 40 people attending. Gatherings of that size are generally not allowed under the shelter-in-home order,” Relucio told the Napa Valley Register.
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