59 new COVID cases reported Friday

Staff report

SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 59 new cases on Friday for Scioto County bringing the total to 10,861 since the start of the outbreak.

There were 106 more recoveries reported by ODH Friday for the county bringing the number of recoveries to 9,350 over the course of the pandemic.

ODH reported two additional hospitalizations for Scioto County Friday bringing the total to 770 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.

The level of community transmission for Scioto County continues to be HIGH.

The number of people fully vaccinated in Scioto County is 30,524 or 40.53% of the total population of the county (75,315).

Staff report