Sebastian COVID-19 Cases Rising, More Vaccines On The Way

Latest COVID-19 update in Sebastian, Florida.
Latest COVID-19 update in Sebastian, Florida.

The Department of Health in Indian River County and Brevard County told Sebastian Daily that more vaccines are on the way this week. We will update everyone when they are available.

As we reported during our newscast on Sunday, the number of COVID-19 cases are rising to 33 new cases per day in Sebastian.

Studies from Britain show that the new vaccines are blocking the new Coronavirus strain. A man in his 20s contracted the new virus in Martin County.

Please follow the CDC guidelines and wear a mask and social distance.

Local

  • Sebastian: 944
  • Roseland: 7
  • Barefoot Bay: 63
  • Micco: 36
  • Grant-Valkaria: 85
  • Fellsmere: 658
  • Wabasso: 13
  • Vero Beach: 5,455 – This number also includes Vero Lake Estates and other rural areas near Vero Beach.

Indian River County COVID-19 Cases

  • Cases: 7,131 (118 NEW cases today) 
  • Deaths: 159 (UP by 9)

Brevard County COVID-19 Cases

  • Cases: 21,700 (256 new cases today)
  • Deaths: 524

Sebastian

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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Andy Hodges was born in Annapolis, Maryland, and raised in Jupiter, Florida. He has been a radio and TV personality since the mid-1980s. He has worked for WFLX-TV (Fox 29), WIRK, WLIZ, WIXI, WKSY, WRMF, and others. In 1994, Andy took a break from broadcasting and was a software and systems engineer for various companies. In 2002, he permanently moved back to Sebastian, where Andy's family has lived for over 45 years. He returned to the broadcasting sector in 2005. Andy joined Sebastian Daily as our editor-in-chief in 2016.