Three New COVID-19 Case Announced in Lewis County

Chehalis, WA – Lewis County Public Health & Social Services (LCPHSS) announced today that three more county resident have tested positive for COVID-19. One person is in their 50s, the other two in their 20s, and none are hospitalized. Two live in Commissioner District #2, the third lives in District #1. This brings the total number of known county residents with positive tests to 52, 31 of whom are considered recovered under the current definition. Three of the 52 who tested positive have died.

Positive test cases and recoveries have occurred in all areas of the county. Breaking them down by County Commissioner district shows:

Cases

Recovered

District 1

24

16

District 2

20

8

District 3

8

7

To date there have been 2,737 tests administered in Lewis County, with 52 cases confirmed (1.9% positive).

People can stay informed by following the Lewis County COVID-19 web page at

covid19.lewiscountywa.gov, @LCPHSS on Twitter, or www.facebook.com/lcphss.

In addition, DOH has a call center to answer questions from the public. If you have questions about what is happening in Washington, how the virus is spread, and what to do if you have symptoms, call 1-800-525-0127 or text 211-211.

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Posted: June 22, 2020