Scioto reaches more than 5,000 cases


53 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

Staff report



SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 53 new cases Wednesday for Scioto County.

The new cases bring the total to 5,043 since the start of the outbreak.

There were 58 additional recoveries reported by ODH Wednesday for the county bringing the number of recoveries to 3,960 over the course of the pandemic.

ODH also reported no additional hospitalizations for Scioto County Wednesday so the total stays at 344 people that have been hospitalized, during the outbreak, in connection with the virus or found to have the virus during their admission for other medical reasons. This number does not represent the number of people currently in the hospital in connection with COVID-19.

Scioto County remains at Level Three or “Red” on the Ohio Department of Health’s Public Health Advisory System (PHAS).

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53 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

Staff report