Fukui City, High School Girl Infected with COVID-19

Fukui City, High School Girl Infected with COVID-19

72 Tested Negative, Additional 15 Students and Instructors to Undergo Testing

On November 23rd, Fukui Prefecture reported that a Fukui City female high school student has been infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The student is asymptomatic, and attends a high school within the city that had a confirmed COVID-19 case, reported on the 22nd. Up until the 23rd, 72 other students and instructors at the school have tested negative for the virus. The prefecture will be conducting testing on an additional 13 students and 2 instructors, who potentially had some interactions with the female student.

Fukui Prefecture has a cumulative total of 303 COVID-19 cases.

Source: https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1210845