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10 New COVID-19 Cases, 1 Death Reported by Bucks Health Department

June 16, 2020

Contact: Larry R. King, 215-348-6413, lrking@buckscounty.org

The Bucks County Health Department added 13 cases today to its COVID-19 totals, 10 of them new infections, the other three delayed reports that no longer are considered contagious.

One death of a coronavirus-infected person also was reported: an 84-year-old woman who lived in a long-term care facility and had underlying health conditions.

Of the 13 infections reported today, eight are residents or workers at long-term care facilities, four were attributed to pure community spread and one was from a household contact.

Eighty-one Bucks County COVID-19 patients are hospitalized, 15 of whom are in critical condition and on ventilators.

Bucks County has now had 5,150 total positive cases, 494 deaths attributed to the coronavaris, and 2,401 patients confirmed to have recovered.

Statistics, charts and other coronavirus-related information can be found on the county’s data portal: https://covid19-bucksgis.hub.arcgis.com.  An interactive Bucks County map showing numbers of active infections by municipality can be found here.

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