3 new COVID-19 cases reported in Jefferson County, 0 in St. Lawrence County

3 new COVID-19 cases reported in Jefferson County, 0 in St. Lawrence County
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WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - Jefferson County said Wednesday that 3 more people have tested positive for COVID-19.

The total number of cases rose to 79.

Officials said that all but 6 people have recovered from the virus.

One person is hospitalized.

There were 133 people in precautionary quarantine, 53 in mandatory quarantine and 5 in mandatory isolation.

To date, 5,763 people have been tested in the county for COVID-19.

In St. Lawrence County, the total number of confirmed positive cases to date remains at 209.

Officials said 202 people have been released from isolation.

They also said 1 person is currently hospitalized.

As of Wednesday, 12,591 people have been tested for the coronavirus in the county.

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