ODH: 5 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday

Staff report

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported five new cases Wednesday for Scioto County bringing the total to 6,422 since the start of the outbreak.

There were six more recoveries reported by ODH Wednesday for the county bringing the number of recoveries to 6,196 over the course of the pandemic.

ODH reported 2 additional hospitalizations for Scioto County Wednesday bringing the total to 485 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 Two or “Orange” on the Ohio Department of Health’s Public Health Advisory System (PHAS).


Staff report