Fukui Prefecture Report, Seven Close Contacts, Including Keifuku Bus Colleagues
In a press conference on July 17th, Fukui Prefecture reported that a male Keifuku Bus driver (in his 50s) was confirmed to be infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection. There has been a total of seven close contacts, which includes six colleagues within the same company, and one family member living in the same residence.
Furthermore, regarding the children who rode on the school bus operated by the Keifuku Bus driver, polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests will be carried out, as per the wishes of the parents and guardians. The tests will also be offered during the weekend.