Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Two More COVID-19 Deaths Reported In Wayne County

Two More COVID-19 Deaths Reported In Wayne County

20 people have now passed away due to the coronavirus in Wayne County.

As of Wednesday’s update from Wayne County Government, there have been 1,047 total positive cases of COVID-19 in Wayne County.  469 of those cases came from the Neuse Correctional Institution and 69 cases were attributed to other congregate care living facilities.

There have now been 20 coronavirus-related deaths in Wayne County.  The two latest deaths occurred Saturday and Monday.  Both were persons in their mid-70s with underlying health conditions.  Neither victim came from a congregate living facility.

It’s estimated 672 persons infected with COVID-19 have already recovered, leaving an estimated 355 active cases in the county.