Command Center reports 5 deaths and 1,056 new COVID-19 cases in Muskingum County


ZANESVILLE, Ohio–The Muskingum County Joint Unified Command Center on Wednesday reported the following Muskingum County deaths from COVID-19: an 85-year-old and an 87-year-old who died with acute
respiratory failure due to COVID-19, a 57-year-old who died with severe COVID-19 acute
respiratory distress syndrome, a 63-year-old who died with COVID-19, a 41-year-old who died
with complications due to COVID-19.

The Command Center also reported that 1,056 new Muskingum County residents have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last seven days. This number breaks down as follows: 166 reported on 1/19, 192 reported on 1/20, 246 reported on 1/21, 173 reported on 1/22, 210 reported on 1/23, 58 reported on 1/24, and 11 reported on 1/25.

For more information, you can visit the Health Department’s website.

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