15 new COVID cases reported Friday

Staff report

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 15 new cases Friday for Scioto County.

The new cases bring the total to 5,635 since the start of the outbreak.

There were 34 additional recoveries reported by ODH Friday for the county bringing the number of recoveries to 5,147 over the course of the pandemic.

ODH also reported 4 additional hospitalizations for Scioto County Friday bringing the total to 387 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).


Staff report