First cases of South African COVID-19 strain found in US

Posted by on January 28, 2021 1:02 pm
Categories: US National Stories

The first two US cases of the South African variant of COVID-19 have been found in South Carolina, health officials said Thursday. “The arrival of the SARS-CoV-2 variant in our state is an important reminder to all South Carolinians that the fight against this deadly virus is far from over,” Dr. Brannon Traxler, the interim public…