COVID-19 Cases Still Rising in Sebastian, Florida

Indian River County Coronavirus Cases
Indian River County Coronavirus Cases

COVID-19 is still in Sebastian and the numbers are on the rise, with approximately 21 new cases over the weekend.

This will be an important week as most health experts believe the numbers may continue to increase from Thanksgiving and related travels.

Over 4,000 people are being hospitalized for COVID-19 across the state of Florida. The number of deaths in Indian River County related to COVID-19 are also showing signs of rising, and we are still investigating and should have some accurate numbers by tomorrow.

The virus is still dangerous and the symptoms can vary person to person.

Please follow the CDC guidelines. You can still live your life and be safe.

Local Cases

  • Sebastian: 615
  • Roseland: 5 (unchanged during November)
  • Barefoot Bay: 51
  • Micco: 17
  • Grant-Valkaria: 62 (showing some concerns)
  • Fellsmere: 504
  • Wabasso: 9 (unchanged during November)
  • Vero Beach: 3,781 (Area of concerns. This number also includes Vero Lake Estates and other rural areas near Vero Beach)

Indian River County COVID-19 Cases

  • Cases: 5,241
  • Deaths: 136

Brevard County COVID-19 Cases

  • Cases: 16,160
  • Deaths: 445


Cleveland Clinic, Indian River Hospital, is providing testing by appointment only. To make an appointment, call the hospital at 772-226-4846.

If you need groceries or other items delivered to your home, call Blue River Delivery at 772-643-6880.

Sebastian Daily will continue to provide future updates on COVID-19 for Indian River County and Brevard County.

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About Andy Hodges
Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland and raised in Jupiter, Florida. Andy has been a radio & TV personality since the 1980s. He has worked for WLIZ, WFLX-FOX 29, WIRK, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and WJNO to name a few. After spending 7 years in Atlanta, Georgia during the 1990s, Andy returned to Florida and settled in the small town of Sebastian in 2000. In 2005, he returned to the broadcasting news sector and eventually joined our news team in 2016 as editor in chief. Andy's family has lived in Sebastian for more than 45 years.