County’s Total COVID-19 Cases Reach 900

- May 21, 2020

Wayne County records its 17th COVID-19 death.  According to Wayne County Government, the latest coronavirus-related death occurred on Tuesday.  The individual was in their mid-30s and had underlying health conditions.  The individual was not from a congregate care facility.

According to the Thursday update from Wayne County, there have now been 900 total positive cases of COVID-19 in the county.  Only 363 of those cases came from outside of a congregate care facility (Neuse Correctional Institution, nursing home, etc.).  It’s estimated 636 people have already recovered from the virus in the county.