Four additional COVID-19-related deaths were reported Tuesday by the Laclede County Health Department, bringing the total number of COVID-19 related deaths in Laclede County to 21.
These individuals were diagnosed and laboratory confirmed with COVID-19, the Health Department said in a press release.
The Department said that all of these individuals were reported to have had other underlying health issues.
“On behalf of the the Laclede County Health Department, our thoughts and deepest prayers are extended to the families involved,” the release said.
For more on this story see Wednesday's LCR.