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New COVID-19 case identified in NSW, venue alerts in Sydney’s eastern suburbs – ABC News

NSW records one new case of COVID-19 community transmission after a man who spent time in Sydney’s east tests positive for the virus.

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Premier Gladys Berejiklian says NSW has recorded one new locally acquired COVID-19 infection and expects more cases to be confirmed. 
Key points:

  • Health authorities are hoping genomic sequencing will reveal the source of the infection
  • The man had a high viral load which potentially makes him more infections
  • Anyone who has received a dose of the vaccine must still be tested

The man, who is in his 50s, was tested yesterday after symptoms emergedand his results came back today.
Authorities believe the…

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