COVID 19 CASES CLOSING IN ON 800 IN FOUR COUNTY AREA


There are now close to 800 cases of the corona virus that have been reported in the four county area since the pandemic began in early 2020.Putnam County tops the region with 325 positive cases, and 17 deaths.Henry County is now up to 210 cases with 3 fatalities.Defiance County has had 209 covid-19 cases with 6 deaths.And Fulton County is up to 181 cases with one fatality.

Around Ohio, the highest number of deaths have been reported in Cuyahoga County with 574, followed closely by Franklin County with 562.Lucas County is third highest in the Buckeye State for covid-19 fatalities with 341, and Mahoning County, which includes Youngstown has 265.