Clinton up 9; Centre adds 92 cases of COVID-19
Nine new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Clinton County and Centre saw an increase in new cases on Thursday, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
Since the outbreak first began there have been 195 total cases of COVID-19 in the county.
Centre County saw an increase of 92 cases, an increase from the 59 that were reported yesterday. The current total stands at 1,600 cases throughout the county, the department said.
Lycoming County added seven new cases bringing the total to 610, the department of health said.
Statewide, 933 new cases were reported, increasing the total to 147,923 since the outbreak first began.
The Department of Health reported 7,913 deaths on Thursday an increase of 10 from the previous day. In Clinton County, there have been five confirmed deaths. The health department has reported 11 deaths for Centre County and 23 in Lycoming County.
An estimated 82 percent of patients – about 121,296 people – with the virus have recovered, according to the department.
A total of 1,721,275 patients in Pennsylvania have tested negative for COVID-19.
Individual county data for Pennsylvania is available at the Department of Health website.
According to Lock Haven University’s COVID-19 dashboard there have been no changes in their numbers. Currently there are a total of 59 positive cases. A total of 1,045 students and staff were tested with 986 coming back negative. Their positivity rate stands at 5.6 percent.