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First reported US case of COVID-19 variant is found in Colorado

First reported US case of COVID-19 variant is found in Colorado
The first reported U.S. case of the COVID-19 variant that's been seen in the United Kingdom has been discovered in Colorado, Gov. Jared Polis announced Tuesday.

The coronavirus variant was found in a man in his 20s who is in isolation southeast of Denver and has no travel history, state health officials said.The vaccines being given now are thought to be effective against the variant, Colorado health officials said in a news release.Public health officials are investigating other potential cases and performing contract tracing to determine the spread of the variant throughout the state.Polis and state health officials are expected to address the public Wednesday.

First reported US case of COVID-19 variant is found in Colorado A waitperson wears a face mask while tending to a patron sitting in the outdoor patio of a sushi restaurant, late Monday, Dec.case of the COVID-19 variant that's been seen in the United Kingdom has been discovered in Colorado, Gov.

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