Command Center reports 7 deaths and 665 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: a 55-year-old and a 78-year-old who died with pneumonia due to COVID-19, a 67-year-old and a 91-year-old who died with COVID-19, a 66-year-old who died with respiratory failure due to COVID-19, a 78-year-old who died with acute respiratory distress
due to COVID-19, a 65-year-old who died with COVID-19 pneumonia.

The Command Center also reported 665 new Muskingum County residents have tested positive for COVID-19 in the last seven days. This number breaks down as follows: 182 reported on 1/26, 131 reported on 1/27, 131 reported on 1/28, 62 reported on 1/29, 17 reported on 1/30, 93 reported on 1/31, and 49 reported on 2/1.

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

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