Cole County Health Department reports first COVID-19 death

2 months 3 days 11 hours ago Friday, April 03 2020 Apr 3, 2020 Friday, April 03, 2020 2:31:00 PM CDT April 03, 2020 in News
By: Brendan Hall, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLE COUNTY - The Cole County Health Department announced on Friday the first death of a Cole County resident due to COVID-19, according to a press release.

The department was notified of the death at 1:41 p.m. Friday, April 3.

To date, there have been 27 cases of COVID-19 in Cole County, with nine recovered, according to the release.

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