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Springfield-Greene County Health Department Reports 14th Death This Month From COVID-19

Springfield-Greene County Health Department

Another person has died in Greene County of COVID-19.  The latest death was a man in his 70s with underlying health conditions who lived in a long-term care facility.

This was the 14th COVID-19 death in Greene County this month, and the 25th overall. 

As of Tuesday afternoon, Greene County had recorded 2662 cases of COVID-19, and 1,288 of those were still active.  Eighty-two people were hospitalized because of the illness with 20 in the ICU.