NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Concern is growing as the dangerous Delta variant sends COVID cases skyrocketing across the country, and while some states are re-imposing mask mandates, it’s not the case in the Tri-State Area just yet.
In the race to stop the spread of COVID-19, breakthrough cases, though rare, are creating major concerns.
“Vaccinated people who do have a breakthrough infection are clearly capable of transmitting the infection to an uninfected person,” said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.
People like New York Assemblyman Nader Sayegh.
He told CBS2’s Cory James he got vaccinated months ago...