Coronavirus Facts First

5th COVID-19 death in Monroe County, confirmed cases climb over 200


ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Monroe County officials confirmed the fifth local COVID-19 death Saturday afternoon.

To date, there are 202 confirmed cases of COVID-19, officials say.

As of the 4 p.m. Saturday update, the county had conducted 2,478 tests.

Of the 202 confirmed cases, 32 people have required hospitalization and 22 of those patients are in the ICU.

MORE | COVID-19 county by county: Keeping track of local cases throughout the region

At this time there are 442 people under mandatory quarantine.

Officials say 23 people have been resolved and released from isolation.

Department of health officials say deaths, and those who have resolved, will still be counted in the total case count.

A Johns Hopkins University professor and her graduate student have created an interactive map to capture all confirmed COVID-19 cases, fatalities and recoveries.

Tracking Coronavirus

Check back with News 8 WROC as we will continue to update this developing story.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Dont Miss

More Don't Miss