The first known California case of the Brazilian strain of the coronavirus has been found in San Bernardino County.
According to San Bernardino County health officials, a San Bernardino man in his 40s is the first person in the state confirmed to have the P.1 variant.
The man was tested on March 2 and was confirmed to have the variant on March 13.
According to the county, contact tracers have been communicating with the man, who has been self-isolating at home.
County officials are investigating how he was exposed to the variant.