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COVID case confirmed in Bargo

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NSW Health has issued an alert for a newly confirmed case of COVID-19 in Bargo.

The new case which be included in today's figures lives in the area.

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Health authorities said investigations into the source of the infection are ongoing and contact tracing is underway.

"Close contacts of the case are isolating and being tested," said NSW Health.

Those who live, work or visit the Bargo area are being advised to monitor for symptoms and get tested if they develop.

People in that category must remain in isolation until they receive a negative result.

Image: Wave FM News and NSW Health