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COVID-19 Claims 2 More Lives In Greene County As Case Numbers Rise

Springfield-Greene County Health Department

There are two more deaths from COVID-19 in Greene County.  They were a man in his 80s and a woman in her 60s in long-term care facilities.  They both had underlying health conditions, according to the Springfield-Greene County Health Department.

Thirteen people have died of COVID-19 in August, and there are a total of 24 deaths in Greene County.

As of Monday afternoon, there were 1,265 active cases and a total of 2,585 cases.  There were 84 people hospitalized with 18 in the ICU.

Learn more about COVID-19 in Greene County here.