Tri-county region reports 57 new COVID cases

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Updated: May. 12, 2021 at 4:00 PM EDT
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WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties announced Wednesday that they have 57 new cases of the coronavirus.

Jefferson County

Jefferson County reported one new death 29 new infections.

Since the pandemic began, the county has had 6,909 cases of the virus.

Five people are hospitalized.

The number of deaths remains at 85.

Officials said 6,606 people have recovered from COVID since the pandemic started.

St. Lawrence County

St. Lawrence County reported 16 new cases.

Since the pandemic began, the county has reported 7,307 cases of COVID-19 and 96 deaths.

There is 1 person hospitalized due to the coronavirus.

Officials said 93 cases are active and 7,118 cases have been released from isolation.

Lewis County

Lewis County reported 12 new cases, bringing the total number of cases since the pandemic began to 2,269.

The death toll remains at 30.

Three people are hospitalized.

Officials said 2,160 people have recovered from the virus since the start of the pandemic.

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