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.