Cattaraugus County reports two new COVID deaths
The Cattaraugus County Department of Health reported two new COVID-19-related deaths, involving a 68-year-old woman and 62-year-old man.
Both reportedly developed respiratory failure. “We extend our deepest condolences to their families and the entire Cattaraugus County community,” the county Health Department said in a statement.
To date, 85 residents of Cattaraugus County have died due to complications of the virus.
On Wednesday, the health department reported 28 new COVID cases. There are currently 205 active cases, 21 people with the virus in the hospital and a seven-day positivity rate of 3.9%.
There have been 4,170 total confirmed cases and 3,874 recoveries.