Two cases of omicron variant reported in San Antonio

Published: Dec. 14, 2021 at 7:24 AM CST
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LAREDO, TX. (KGNS) - The omicron variant has made its way closer to the Gateway City with two cases being confirmed in San Antonio.

According to San Antonio’s official website, the variants were detected through testing done by UT Health San Antonio.

The samples were collected from the patients on November 27 and December 7.

The city’s health director says they were expecting to inevitably see cases show up in Bexar County and that vaccination continues to be the best defense against COVID-19.

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