New Confirmed COVID cases shifts county "Hot Zone" to El Dorado Hills

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 07, 2020 / comments

[Cris Alarcon]

As of April 7, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. El Dorado County Confirmed COVID cases increases to 28. Most confirmed cases shift from South Lake Tahoe to El Dordo Hills.

Cases by Residential address:
El Dorado Hills = 10
South Tahoe area = 9
Greater Placervill area = 4
Canmeron Park area = 3
North County [Divide] = 2

Cases by Gender:
Male = 15
Female = 13

Cases by age group:
Average = 50-years-old
18-49 = 14
50-64 = 10
65+ = 4

The percentage of confirmed cases that have tested "Positive" has dropped from 5% last week to 4% as of as of April 7, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. [Rounded to full percent]

Tahoe has been "Locked Down" for the last few days.  The City of Placerville has also enacted strong restrictions on businesses and parks regarding Social Gathering activites several days ago.

For more detials look here: https://www.edcgov.us/Government/hhsa/Pages/EDCCOVID-19-Cases.aspx