Florida Officially Reports First Case of COVID-19 Variant Strain in Martin County
By Florida Department of Health // January 2, 2021
Identified as male in 20s with no history of travel
At this time, experts anticipate little to no impact on the effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccine
(FDOH) – The Florida Department of Health has evidence of the first identified case of the UK COVID-19 variant in Martin County.
The individual is a male in his 20s with no history of travel.
The Department is working with the CDC on this investigation. We encourage all to continue practicing COVID-19 mitigation.
At this time, experts anticipate little to no impact on the effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccine.
For updates on the state’s vaccination efforts, text FLCOVID19 to 888777