Another COVID-Related Death in Adair County

Another COVID-19 related death was reported yesterday in Adair County. The health department confirmed that a 73-year-old female admitted to Northeast Regional Medical Center on September 16th passed away yesterday, marking the 32nd known COVID-related death among Adair County residents. She had not been vaccinated. There are currently 68 active cases of COVID-19 in the county, 3,373 people who have left isolation, and an overall count of 3,473 confirmed cases. Nine new cases were reported yesterday. Three cases reside at addresses with at least one other confirmed case. Two are in the K-12 schools sector. One involves a fully vaccinated employee of a skilled nursing facility. There is one other breakthrough case as well.