UPDATE: County’s Total COVID-19 Cases Reach 900

UPDATE: County’s Total COVID-19 Cases Reach 900

Wayne County records its 17th and 18th COVID-19 deaths.  According to Wayne County Government, the latest coronavirus-related deaths occurred on Tuesday and Wednesday.  The first individual was in their mid-30s and had underlying health conditions.  The second individual was in their early-60s and also had underlying health conditions.  Both of these latest COVID-19 deaths did not come from a congregate care facility in the county.

According to the Thursday update from Wayne County, there have now been 900 total positive cases of COVID-19 in the county.  Only 363 of those cases came from outside of a congregate care facility (Neuse Correctional Institution, nursing home, etc.).  It’s estimated 636 people have already recovered from the virus in the county.

Wayne County is offering the latest COVID-19 updates at waynegov.com/coronavirus.