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Hawaii travelers returning from mainland youth football tournament urged to get tested after COVID-19 cluster is identified – Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-04-30 21:44:59 –

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Honolulu (KHON2) —The Ministry of Health of Hawaii (DOH) requires anyone who participates in a recent youth soccer tournament on the mainland to be tested for COVID-19 and quarantined.

The teams that participated in the Pylon Mecca 7v7 tournament played games in Utah and Nevada.

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According to DOH, seven people who returned to Maui and six who returned to Oahu tested positive, including athletes, parents and spectators.

Health officials are continuing to investigate this cluster, and more cases are expected.

Anyone who participates in the tournament will be required to undergo a COVID-19 test and be quarantined for at least 10 days after the last exposure to a person who tested positive. After quarantine, 4 days of self-monitoring is required.

All intimate contacts who are not fully vaccinated isolate symptoms such as fever and chills, cough, shortness of breath, malaise, head and body pain, loss of taste and odor, sore throat and stuffy nose. You will be asked to monitor.

People who develop symptoms or test positive should be quarantined by a doctor.

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