Saturday update: Two new COVID-19 death reported in York County

Harper Ho
York Dispatch

There were two additional deaths linked to COVID-19 reported in York County on Saturday, bringing the death toll to 800 since the outbreak began, according to the state Health Department.

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The county's case total also hit 45,567, an increase of 90 cases over the day prior. There have been 153,717 patients in the county who have tested negative for COVID-19, about 3.4% of the total 4,509,607 negative patients in the state.

Statewide, there were 2,210 additional COVID-19 cases, bringing the total to 1,185,132. About 91% of patients have recovered. There were also 25 additional deaths. The death toll now stands at 26,749

As of Saturday, there were about 32.8 million COVID-19 cases and 585,200 deaths in the U.S., according to Johns Hopkins University. Globally, there were about 161.9 million cases and 3.3 million deaths.

Editor's Note: Graphs showing the number of daily COVID-19 cases and deaths for York County sometimes have different day-to-day totals than the numbers reported in The York Dispatch’s daily COVID-19 updates because of the way the data is reported to the state Department of Health.