Sleep-away camp COVID-19 outbreak sickens 31 – ABC News

Almost everybody older than 12 at the camp had actually been vaccinated, authorities said.July 23, 2021, 5:16 PM – 4 minutes readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleDozens of kids checked favorable for COVID-19 at an upstate New York summer camp, health officials verified to ABC News on Thursday.The website of the outbreak was Camp Pontiac, a 550-person sleep-away camp located in Columbia County, about 2 1/2 hours north of New York City. Camp Pontiac is located in Columbia County, near Copake, N.Y.The 275-person staff at the camp had a likewise high vaccination rate, with just three unvaccinated staffers. While staffers from the camp are permitted to go into Columbia County and have actually done so, theres no proof so far that the outbreak is affecting the larger community.