Mahoning County reports 14 new COVID-19 cases, 7 new deaths

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Overall, 1,184 COVID-19 cases and 145 related deaths were reported

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MAHONING COUNTY, Ohio (WKBN) – Mahoning County Public Health reported 14 new COVID-19 cases and seven new deaths since Thursday’s report, when nine new cases and four new deaths were reported.

In all, the county is reporting 1,184 confirmed cases of COVID-19, which led to 269 hospitalizations and 145 deaths.

In Youngstown, there have been 257 cases, 52 hospitalizations and 21 deaths.

The number of deaths reported includes both probable and confirmed coronavirus-related deaths. The deaths are according to the date reported and not the actual date of death, and those death notifications can sometimes be delayed.

Ninety-nine percent of the fatalities were among those ages 80 and older, and 69% were residents of long-term care facilities.

The median age of the victims was 83; victims ranged in age from 50 to 101.

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