5 More Greene Co. Residents Die Of COVID-19 As Hospitalizations Rise to 197
Five more Greene County residents have lost their lives to COVID-19. The latest deaths, announced Tuesday, were a man in his 40s, a man in his 50s, a woman in her 70s and two men in their 80s.
There have been seven deaths due to COVID-19 so far this month. A total of 161 Greene County residents has died of the illness.
As of Tuesday morning, there was a total of 10,430 reported cases in the county, and 3,540 of them were active. There were 197 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Springfield, and 37 of them were in the ICU. Seventy-two of those hospitalized were from Greene County.
There had been a 20 percent change in reported cases in the last seven days.
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