Mahoning County reports new cases of COVID-19, 2 new related deaths

Coronavirus

The ages of the victims who died were between 50 and 99

Coronavirus, COVID-19

Credit: wildpixel/iStock/Getty Images Plus/Getty Images

MAHONING CO., Ohio (WKBN) – Mahoning County reported 859 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county on Friday, including 245 hospitalizations and 82 deaths.

On Thursday, the county reported 828 cases, 242 hospitalizations and 80 deaths.

Ninety-eight percent of the victims who died had pre-existing health conditions, and 56% were in long-term care facilities.

The ages of the victims who died were between 50 and 99.

In Youngstown, there were 181 cases, 48 hospitalizations and 13 related deaths.

The number of deaths is according to the date reported and not the date of death. Notifications may sometimes be delayed.

Numbers for Mahoning County may differ slightly from what is released later by the Ohio Department of Health.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending on WKBN.com