30th Adair County Death From COVID-19 Reported

The 30th Adair County death from COVID-19 was reported yesterday. The health department says an 81-year-old woman who had been admitted to North Kansas City Hospital August 27th is the latest victim of the virus. There were 12 new cases confirmed by the Adair County Health Department Wednesday, and another 13 yesterday. The overall case count is now 3,338 with 105 active cases and 3,203 people who have left isolation. Of the new cases, three are in the higher education sector, three are in the K-12 schools sector, 13 reside at addresses with at least one other confirmed case, and four are breakthrough infections. One of the new cases from yesterday is a 43-year-old female admitted to Northeast Regional Medical Center. She is not on a ventilator.