York County has 2 new deaths linked to COVID-19

Logan Hullinger
York Dispatch

York County had two new deaths linked to COVID-19 as of noon Friday, bringing the death toll to 207 since the outbreak began, the state Health Department reported.

The county's case total also hit 6,630, an increase of 85 cases since the day prior. There have been 74,529 patients in the county who have tested negative for COVID-19, about 3.2% of the total 2,297,983 negative patients in the state.

Friday's statewide case and death totals were not available as of 3 p.m.

More:Coronavirus pandemic: Here's what York County's data looks like

The most recent age breakdown of those who have tested positive in Pennsylvania is as follows: 

  • Approximately 1% are ages 0-4
  • Approximately 2% are ages 5-12
  • Approximately 5% are ages 13-18
  • Nearly 14% are ages 19-24
  • Nearly 36% are ages 25-49
  • Approximately 21% are ages 50-64
  • Nearly 21% are ages 65 or older

As of Friday morning, more than 8.9 million cases of COVID-19 had been confirmed in the U.S., according to Johns Hopkins University. Deaths linked to the disease surpassed 228,000.

Worldwide, there have been 45.1 million confirmed cases and more than 1.1 million deaths.

— Logan Hullinger can be reached at lhullinger@yorkdispatch.com or via Twitter at @LoganHullYD.