Three more Greene County residents have died of COVID-19. They were a man in his 50s and two men in their 80s. So far this month, 22 county residents have died of the illness, and there’s been a total of 176 since the pandemic began.
As of Thursday morning, there was a total of 11,975 reported COVID-19 cases in Greene County, and 4,325 of them were active. There were 180 COVID patients in Springfield hospitals, and 43 were in the ICU. Sixty-four were from Greene County.
There had been a 26 percent increase in reported cases in the past seven days.