Commuters caught not wearing masks on Adelaide public transport amid COVID spike | 7NEWS

7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “Commuters caught not wearing masks on Adelaide public transport amid COVID spike | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

South Australians are being encouraged to wear masks to protect themselves against a new Omicron strain sweeping the state.

The wave is now expected to be worse than first thought and the trusty mask, which proved so effective before, is being called upon again.

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