50 new COVID cases reported in Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WWNY) - Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties announced Thursday that they have 50 new cases of the coronavirus.
Jefferson County reported 19 new infections.
Since the pandemic began, the county has had 6,928 cases of the virus.
Five people are hospitalized.
The number of deaths remains at 85.
Officials said 6,628 people have recovered from COVID since the pandemic started.
St. Lawrence County
St. Lawrence County reported 14 new cases.
Since the pandemic began, the county has reported 7,321 cases of COVID-19 and 96 deaths.
There is 1 person hospitalized due to the coronavirus.
Officials said 90 cases are active and 7,135 cases have been released from isolation.
Lewis County reported 17 new cases, bringing the total number of cases since the pandemic began to 2,286.
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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