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UPDATED: Flights with COVID-19 cases land in Kelowna

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December 26, 2020 - 1:35 PM

The B.C. Centre for Disease Control has reported three more recent Kelowna flights carried passengers with COVID-19.

The centre updated its list of potential COVID-19 exposures Dec. 25 and added WestJet flight 325 on Dec. 19, and WestJet flight 253 on Dec. 20, both flying from Calgary to Kelowna.

Rows two to eight were affected on flight 253 and rows seven to 13 were affected on flight 325.

The centre also posted Dec. 26 that Air Canada/Jazz flight 8404 from Calgary to Kelowna, Dec. 21, had a COVID-19 exposure impacting rows one to four.

Passengers on a domestic flight with a COVID-19 case should self-monitor for symptoms for 14 days.

If you are a close contact of a confirmed COVID-19 case, Public Health contacts you directly to let you know.

In cases where not everyone can be reached, regional health authorities are posting public exposure information online.

For the most recent COVID-19 exposures on flights, visit the centre's website.

- This story was updated at 4:20 p.m. to include an update regarding the flight on Dec. 21.

 

 


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