October 9th Report, Four Close Contacts
On October 9th, Fukui Prefecture reported that a Sabae City male company employee in his 40s has been infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). On October 6th, the man experienced discomfort in his throat, and then a fever of 37.5°C on the 7th; a biological sample was then taken on the 8th. He has spent some time within Osaka Prefecture during October 2nd to 4th. He has four close contacts, who are family members living within the same residence.