29 additional COVID-19 cases reported in York County

Logan Hullinger
York Dispatch
A sign at a Kansas City, Missouri, hair salon this month informs patrons that masks are required inside. The recent COVID-19 surge has prompted the return of restrictions to try to stop the spread.

There were 29 new COVID-19 cases reported in York County on Friday, bringing the total to 47,475 since the outbreak began, the state Health Department reported.

There were no new deaths, leaving the death toll at 838. There have been 168,010 patients in the county who have tested negative for COVID-19, about 3.4% of the total 4,906,443 negative patients in the state.

Statewide, the case total hit 1,224,500, an increase of 1,110 cases over the day prior. About 97% of patients have recovered. There were also eight new deaths. The death toll now stands at 27,850.

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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.

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