COVID-19 Delta strain reaches Adelaide with family-of-five returning positive results | 7NEWS

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7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “COVID-19 Delta strain reaches Adelaide with family-of-five returning positive results | 7NEWS” – below is their description.

The highly infectious Delta strain has reached Adelaide, brought in by a fly-in fly-out mine worker who has since given the virus to his wife and three of their children.

Authorities believe the infected family, from Adelaide’s northeast, has been in isolation during their most contagious stages.

But there are concerns the virus could have escaped at Adelaide Airport, prompting a massive operation to track down potential contacts.

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