August 17, 2021
COVID case found in Auckland
A positive community case of COVID-19 was identified in Auckland early this afternoon and is now under investigation.
Health officials says a link with border or managed isolation is yet to be established.
Ministers will meet this afternoon once additional information is gathered.
The Auckland Regional Public Health Unit is undertaking interviews with the case for contact tracing purposes.
Anyone in Auckland catching public transport this afternoon or who cannot socially distance in public spaces should wear a mask as a precaution.
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