Kern County Health officials confirmed 371 coronavirus cases as of 4/10/2020

The total number of cases includes eight nonresidents of the county 371 confirmed cases by Kern County Health officials.

A total of 6,303 tests have been administered in the county, and 2,475 are pending results. As of 04/9/2020

three residents have died due to the coronavirus.

Kern County Public Health Services continues to recommend the following protective measures:

  • Wash hands with soap and water often

  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. Follow label instructions for proper disinfecting.

  • Avoid touching eyes, nose or mouth.

  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue or your elbow.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

  • Stay away from work, school or other people if you become ill.