Fourth COVID-19-related death reported in Cattaraugus County

A fourth COVID-19-related death was reported in Cattaraugus County.

In a news release, the county Department of Health said the death involved a 71-year-old woman who “developed respiratory failure and was unable to overcome her illness despite aggressive medical treatment.”

“We extend our deepest condolences to her family and the entire Cattaraugus County community.”

Further, two additional cases of the coronavirus were reported Saturday, bringing the total to 69. There are 18 active cases and 47 recoveries.

In Chautauqua County, one new case of COVID-19 was reported Sunday, marking the 85th to date. The new case involves a man in his 60s, the Chautauqua County Department of health said.

There remains 21 active cases, in addition to 241 people under quarantine/isolation, one person hospitalized, 60 recoveries, four deaths and 3,126 negative tests.


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