As of Friday, the Wayne County Health Department has received notification of 4,889 total positive cases of COVID-19. 143 of these cases have been attributed to congregate living facilities and 4,292 are cases from outside any type of congregate facility. 4,504 of the 4,889 individuals who tested positive are now considered recovered, leaving an estimated total of 276 cases that are currently active in Wayne County.
The Health Department received notice of 8 additional deaths this week. The total number of deaths in Wayne County is currently 110.
Remember the 3Ws—wear a mask, wait 6 feet apart, and wash your hands! Together, we can flip the curve of COVID-19. The Wayne County Health Department encourages the public to visit their COVID-19 webpage at www.waynegov.com/coronavirus for the latest information on cases and testing in Wayne County.