Saturday: two new COVID cases in Lewis County, none in Jefferson

Saturday: two new COVID cases in Lewis County, none in Jefferson
Lewis County (Source: Lewis County Economic Development)

LOWVILLE, N.Y. (WWNY) - Lewis County reported two new COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the total there to 26.

At the same time, Jefferson County reported no new cases.

Lewis County: Now has a total of 26 cases, with two new reports SAturday.

That’s up from 24 on Friday.

The number of people under quarantine moved up from 11 to 16, and the number of people in isolation from one to three.

At the same time, the number of negative tests increased from 1,904 Friday to 1,929 Saturday, while the number of people recovered from the virus stayed the same at 23.

Jefferson County: Number of cases remains at 73.

The number of people in mandatory quarantine went up by nine between Friday and Saturday, but the number in precautionary quarantine went down by 23.

With an additional 62 people tested, the number of tests in Jefferson County now stands at 4,784.

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