DEWEY BEACH, Del. (AP) – Health officials in Delaware are urging teens who participated in senior week activities at the state’s beaches to get tested for the coronavirus after several participants tested positive for COVID-19. The state Division of Public Health said Saturday that at least three teens staying at a rental unit in Dewey Beach tested positive.
More than a dozen teens were staying there at the time.READ MORE: CDC's New Mask Guidance In Schools Creates Tense Moments At Central Bucks Board Meeting
The health department says the teens also attended large parties in nearby Rehoboth that may have exposed more than 100 partygoers to the virus.READ MORE: 'Everyone Keeps Passing The Buck': Tree Threatens Philadelphia Family's Home With No Help In Sight
Health officials did not specify the time of their stay.
They say they are trying to trace the infected teens’ potential contacts.
Meanwhile, Delaware reported 10,681 coronavirus cases on Saturday and the death toll now stands at 434.MORE NEWS: Garden State Parkway Service Areas To Be Renamed After These 9 New Jersey Icons
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