Wednesday Sept. 9 COVID-19 update: Douglas County reports 110 new cases, 3 deaths; Lincoln reports 21st death
(WOWT) - Here is a summary of new cases and other COVID-19 stats reported today by health officials across Nebraska & Iowa.
Douglas County update
The Douglas County Health Department reported 110 new cases of COVID-19 and three additional deaths.
Two men and a woman all over 75 have passed. The total number of deaths in the county is now 172.
The total number of cases is now 14,100.
The county also confirmed 10,366 recoveries.
The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department has announced that a 21st person has died due to COVID-19 in the community.
The individual was a woman in her 50s who was hospitalized.
158 new COVID-19 were reported Wednesday. Today’s report includes several days' worth of cases, according to tot he release. The community total is now 4,700.
REFERENCE NOTE -- 6 News pulls data from Nebraska and Iowa COVID-19 dashboards at 6 p.m. daily. All other reports in this post come from official news releases from area health departments and other authorities as stated.
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This report includes material from the Associated Press.