Clinton up one; Centre adds 116 COVID-19 cases

One new case of COVID-19 was reported in Clinton County and Centre saw an increase of 116 cases on Tuesday, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

Since the outbreak first began there have been 208 total cases of COVID-19 in Clinton County.

Lock Haven University reported two faculty/students have tested positive for the virus out of 769 tests on both asymptomatic and symptomatic individuals. The university currently has a 0.2 percent active positivity rate.

Centre’s current total stands at 2,661 cases throughout the county, the department said.

Lycoming County added five new cases bringing the total to 699, the department of health said.

Statewide, 988 new cases were reported, increasing the total to 157,814 since the outbreak first began.

The Department of Health reported 8,123 deaths on Tuesday an increase of 16 from the previous day. In Clinton County, there have been six confirmed deaths. The health department has reported 11 deaths for Centre County and 24 in Lycoming County.

An estimated 81 percent of patients – about 127,829 people – with the virus have recovered, according to the department.

A total of 1,866,761 patients in Pennsylvania have tested negative for COVID-19.

Individual county data for Pennsylvania is available at the Department of Health website.


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