Greene County Announces 71 New COVID-19 Cases; Christian County 22

The Springfield-Greene County Health Department announced Wednesday 71 laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases in the previous 24 hours.

The county now has a total of 1,398 laboratory confirmed COVID-19 cases. The current count of active cases is 569.

There are 58 cases currently in a Springfield area hospital. Of those, 18 cases are currently in ICU with 11 on ventilators.

The Christian County Health Department reported 22 cases on Tuesday. The county has a total of 281 laboratory confirmed cases. 118 residents are considered active cases.

“There is a wide age range of the individuals from Christian County who have been hospitalized and not all of the individuals had comorbidities that contributed to their hospitalization,” CCHD officials wrote.

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