Fukui Prefecture, 2 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 2 New COVID-19 Infections

April 12th Report

On April 12th, Fukui Prefecture reported 2 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 659. As of this day, there are 74 active cases within the prefecture, of which 1 is in serious condition.
Brief details of each case are as follows.

[1] Hyogo Prefecture male company employee (60s)
On April 9th, the man experienced a fever and cough. On the 11th, a test result showed positive for COVID-19. He has recently travelled outside the prefecture.

[2] Sabae City self-employed male (50s)
On April 10th, the man had a sore throat. On the 12th, a test result showed positive for COVID-19. He has recently travelled outside the prefecture, and is a close contact of the Sabae City female (80s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 11th.

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210412.pdf; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1296597