Laclede County now has more than 700 cases to date
LCR STAFF • EDITOR@LACLEDERECORD.COM
Three additional COVID-19 related deaths were reported by the Laclede Health Department Thursday, bringing the total number of deaths to five in just one week.
According to a Health Department press release, “These individuals were diagnosed and laboratory confirmed with COVID-19, as well as other underlying health issues.”
Laclede County now has reported a total of nine deaths related to the global pandemic.
On Thursday, Laclede County surpassed 700 to date positive COVID-19 cases. Throughout the week, 117 cases were announced by the Health Department, bringing the to-date accumulative total to 710 cases.
For more on this story see Saturday's LCR.