Oregon officials say person went to work with COVID-19 symptoms and sparked two outbreaks | TheHill

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wo separate outbreaks in the area, county officials said.

The unidentified person later tested positive for the virus, with officials saying they were responsible for "superspreader actions."

"One of those outbreaks has resulted in seven deaths, and the other recent outbreak has placed over 300 people/families in quarantine," Douglas County Public Health Officer Bob Dannenhoffer said in a statement Thursday, according to The Washington Post. "We can't even imagine the tremendous remorse these people are feeling right now, and we sympathize with them."

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