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Seven more coronavirus cases announced in Douglas County

County total at 273
Posted at 5:04 PM, Apr 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-17 18:04:27-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) - The Douglas County Health Department announced seven new cases of coronavirus on Friday, pushing the county total to 273.

The latest cases include four women and three men who range in age from 18 to 54. None of the new cases are hospitalized, county health officials said.

Four of the new cases were community acquired, one was exposed through travel, and one had contact with a known case while the other new case remains under investigation.

County health officials continue to urge people to practice social distancing and wear a mask in public.

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