COVID outbreak reported at Bible camp near Corbett


Coronavirus was first detected July 18 at Trout Creek Bible Camp

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — At least 25 campers and staff members at a camp east of Portland have tested positive for COVID-19.

The Oregonian/OregonLive reports the virus was first detected July 18 at Trout Creek Bible Camp near Corbett when a staff member tested positive, and the camp shut down for the season July 21.

Multnomah County health officials say the outbreak has grown to a total of 11 campers and 14 staff members — all age 20 or younger. The camp’s executive director said it followed all requirements set forth by the Oregon Health Authority.

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