Thursday, August 27, 2020

Northeast Health District Added Five Deaths Attributed To COVID-19 In Thursday Daily Status Report And 160 New Confirmed Cases

***Additional Death In Clarke County Listed In Nursing Home Report***

The Northeast Health District added five deaths attributed to COVID-19 with the release of the Department of Public Health’s Daily Status Report on Thursday. It was the 14th consecutive day in which the Daily Status Report listed a death from the disease in the District.

Three of the five added deaths were in Jackson County: a 48-year-old male with a chronic condition, a 76-year-old female without a known chronic condition, and a male aged 90 plus with a chronic condition.