Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Northeast Health District Adds Record Number Of COVID-19 Deaths On Tuesday

***Clarke County Reports Second COVID-19 Death In As Many Days***

The Northeast Health District recorded a record 12 confirmed deaths from COVID-19 with the release on Tuesday of the Department of Public Health Daily Status Report.

The added deaths resulted in a jump in the seven-day rolling average of added, confirmed deaths to 7.7 deaths per day, up from 6.6 deaths per day on Monday.

The Daily Status Report also listed 489 new COVID-19 cases, and the seven-day rolling average of added cases dropped to 476.9 from 494.3 on Monday.