Galway's total COVID 19 cases reaches 482 after 2 new confirmed

Henrietta Brewer
June 3, 2020

No new local cases of Covid-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours.

More than half of the individuals to contract COVID-19 - 58% - reside in either Oswego, 27%; Plano, 17%; or Oswego Township, 14%, according to Tuesday's county health data.

Two further cases of COVID 19 have been confirmed in Galway bringing the city and county total to 482 - with Galway's cases to date still on the lower end of the scale nationally.

One additional COVID-19 case was confirmed today in Hardin County, and one new case in LaRue County.

Dr Ronan Glynn, Deputy Chief Medical Officer, added: "47% of people are taking longer than four days from onset of symptoms to being swabbed". Incidences of these cases are spread across 21 counties.

The Auglaize County Health Department (ACHD), reports 76 total cases (68 confirmed and eight probable), 11 hospitalizations, 32 recovered cases, and three deaths of COVID-19. The 75th case is a 63-year-old man that is self-isolating at home.

The patient had tested positive for coronavirus and had been a patient at Geary Community Hospital. There have been 2,258 deaths related to COVID-19 in Ohio. Of those cases, 6,176 have been hospitalized with 1,583 admitted to the ICU.

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