3 deaths, 147 coronavirus cases now tied to Maine wedding
The coronavirus outbreak linked to an indoor Maine wedding that violated attendance limits is now responsible for three deaths and nearly 150 infected people, according to the state's Center for Disease Control and Prevention. At the end of August, 53 cases were tied to the wedding. A week later, 134 cases were connected. On Friday, 147 people who attended the wedding or got the virus second-hand as a result of someone who attended the wedding tested positive for coronavirus.
The outbreaks are spread among the York County Jail, which has identified 72 cases after an employee attended the wedding.
Ten people tied to Calvary Baptist Church have also tested positive. The pastor of the church officiated the wedding.