4 More Confirmed COVID-19 Cases At Tinker AFB


Friday, July 24th 2020, 2:55 pm
By: News 9


OKLAHOMA CITY -

Four more people have tested positive for COVID-19 at Tinker Air Force Base, officials announced Friday. The total number of confirmed cases on the base have grown to 207.

Related: More Than 200 COVID-19 Cases Confirmed At Tinker AFB

Among the four new cases, one member each tested positive for the virus from the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex, the 552nd Air Control Wing, the 72nd Air Base Wing and the Defense Logistics Agency.

Notably, 23 of the 51 COVID-19 cases reported at the base since July 16 were from civilians working at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex. Twelve members from the 552nd Air Control Wing have tested positive for the virus over the same period of time.

Out of the base's 207 total COVID-19 cases, 174 of them have been reported since June 4.

Tinker Air Force Base reported its first case of COVID-19 on March 25.