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Coronavirus spread to a teenager picking up a pizza — so why isn’t SA back in lockdown? – ABC News

One of SA’s two new coronavirus cases has been linked to pizza bar at the centre of the cluster — but authorities have decided against returning the state to the…

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South Australia went into a brief but drastic lockdown last week over fears a medi-hotel workers had contracted coronavirus merely by picking up takeaway at a suburban pizza shop.
Key points:

  • One of SA’s latest cases is suspected of contracting the virus when picking up a pizza
  • Health authorities says contact tracing has been boosted in the past week, averting the need for a lockdown
  • An epidemiologist agrees, but says only time will tell if it is the right move

Those fears proved to be unfounded,…

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