How one COVID-19 case from Melbourne resulted in a western Victorian death

By Andrew Thomson
Updated April 15 2021 - 12:17am, first published July 31 2020 - 7:13pm
How one COVID-19 case from Melbourne resulted in a western Victorian death
How one COVID-19 case from Melbourne resulted in a western Victorian death

The following story comes from The Standard newspaper in Warrnambool, which is also owned by Australian Community Media.

It details exactly how one COVID-19 infection from Melbourne turned into a cluster in Portland, which is 350km west of the hotspot zones.

A man in his 50s died as a result of the virus.

The detailed story shows just how contagious the virus is and serves as a stark reminder that we need to remain as vigilant as possible in regional Victoria.

The transmission of coronavirus through the Portland community paints a stark picture of just how contagious COVID-19 is and how it spreads.

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