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THREE MORE WAYNE COUNTY RESIDENTS DIE WITH COVID-19

(Wayne County, IN)--Wayne County reported three new Covid-19 deaths Tuesday, bringing the total to 222.  The number of Covid-19 patients at Reid Health has also risen to 86.  All 14 of the Covid-19 patients in the Reid ICU Wednesday morning are unvaccinated.  The county also reported 50 additional new cases Tuesday.  The number of cases in recent days has dropped.  Still, if recent daily averages hold, Wayne County will surpass the 10,000 case mark at some point in the next two or three days.  As of Wednesday morning, the county has had 9897 cases.


THREE MORE WAYNE COUNTY RESIDENTS DIE WITH COVID-19

(Wayne County, IN)--Wayne County reported three new Covid-19 deaths Monday, including the youngest person yet.  A Wayne County resident in his or her 20’s became the youngest person to die with the virus.  A person in their 30’s and another in their 40’s are also among the ten to die this month.  Before the Delta variant, there had been 198 deaths but none under the age of 50.  There’s no word on whether any of the three most recent victims had been vaccinated or had serious underlying health conditions.  Eight more people were hospitalized at Reid Health Monday, bringing the total to 80.


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