Fukui Prefecture, 19 New COVID-19 Infections

Fukui Prefecture, 19 New COVID-19 Infections

April 18th Report

On April 18th, Fukui Prefecture reported 19 new COVID-19 infections, bringing its cumulative total to 729. As of this day, there are 98 active cases within the prefecture, of which 2 are in serious condition.
Brief details of the 19 cases are as follow.

The Fukui City male company employee (60s, #2) is a close contact of a Fukui City female (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 7th.

The Sabae City unemployed female (60s, #4) is a close contact of the Sabae City unemployed male (70s, #3).

The Hyogo Prefecture female company employee (60s, #6) is a contact of a COVID-19 patient from outside the Fukui Prefecture.

The Sabae City male company employee (40s, #7) and the Eiheiji Town male company employee (40s, #8) are contacts of a Fukui City male (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 15th.

The Echizen City male company employee (50s, #9) and the Fukui City female restaurant employee (30s, #10) are contacts of a Fukui City female (20s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 15th.

The Fukui City female student (10s, #11) is a close contact of a Fukui City female (30s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 16th.

The Echizen City male company employee (40s, #12) is a close contact of a Fukui City female (30s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 16th.

The Fukui City female company employee (40s, #13) is a close contact of a Fukui City male (40s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 15th.

The Sakai City male company employee (30s, #14) and the Ono City male company employee (40s, #15) are contacts of an Ono City male (70s) whose COVID-19 infection was reported on April 15th.

The Eiheiji Town unemployed female (40s, #15) is a close contact of the Eiheiji Town unemployed male (70s, #1).

The Obama Town male police officer (40s, #18) is a close contact of the Tsuruga City male police officer (50s, #5).

Sources: https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/210418.pdf; https://www.fukuishimbun.co.jp/articles/-/1300922; https://www.pref.fukui.lg.jp/doc/kenkou/corona/jyoukyou_d/fil/joukyou.pdf