The Plumas County Public Health Agency announced this afternoon, Dec. 28, that there are 8 additional coronavirus cases and one death to report.
The deceased was a male in his 70s with underlying health conditions who resided in the Western Region. This is the third death from that region, and in the county as a whole.
Following is the breakdown of today’s cases:
Two residents from the Western Region (Chester/Lake Almanor)
Three residents from the Northern Region (Greenville/Indian Valley)
Three residents from the Southern Region (Quincy/American Valley)
Contact tracing is underway and if an exposed resident is identified during the investigation, the resident will be contacted by a member of the Public Health COVID-19 Response Team for further screening.
The current total of confirmed coronavirus cases is 463, with 44 of those active.
Plumas News is interested in talking to anyone who has/had coronavirus and is willing to share their experience. They can remain anonymous if desired. Contact Debra Moore at [email protected].