The Springfield-Greene County Health Department announced 39 confirmed cases on Wednesday, bringing the county’s total number of laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,128.
The currently active number of cases is 487.
The department also reported higher number of patients in area hospitals.
Cox and Mercy have reported a total of 62 COVID-19 cases. Sixteen cases are in intensive care with 12 on ventilators. Cox Hospital reported that they had topped 1,000 positive tests for COVID-19 on Wednesday morning.