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York County has 2 new deaths linked to COVID-19, 150 new cases

Logan Hullinger
York Dispatch

York County had two new deaths linked to COVID-19 as of noon Friday, pushing the death toll to 233 since the outbreak began, the state Health Department reported.

The county's case total also hit 8,975, an increase of 150 cases over the day prior. There had been 86,412 patients in the county who had tested negative for COVID-19, about 3.3% of the total 2,648,870 negative patients in the state.

Statewide, there were 6,808 additional cases of COVID-19, bringing the total to 295,786. About 66% of patients have recovered. There were also 108 new deaths. The death toll now stands at 9,689.

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The most recent age breakdown of those who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Pennsylvania are as follows:

The most recent age breakdown of those who have tested positive for COVID-19 in Pennsylvania are as follows:

  • Approximately 1% are ages 0-4
  • Nearly 3% are ages 5-12
  • Nearly 6% are ages 13-18
  • Nearly 13% are ages 19-24
  • Nearly 37% are ages 25-49
  • Approximately 21% are ages 50-64
  • Nearly 20% are ages 65 or older

As of Friday, more than 11.7 million cases of COVID-19 had been confirmed in the U.S., according to Johns Hopkins University. Deaths linked to the disease surpassed 252,000.

Worldwide, there had been about 57.1 million confirmed cases and more than 1.3 million deaths.

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