The Department of Health reported five new cases of coronavirus in Crawford County on Wednesday to bring the county’s total to 48 since the state started tracking data in early March.
The county has had 13 cases reported by the state over the past six days.
The state’s ZIP code map of confirmed and probable cases listed Meadville (16335) as having five confirmed and nine probable cases since the state started tracking data.
In other ZIP code listings, Titusville (16354) has six confirmed cases since the state started tracking data, Spartansburg (16434) has had six cases and Cochranton (16314) has had six cases.
The DOH says 1,715 people have tested negative for the virus in the county, an increase of 110 from Tuesday.
No other information on the new cases has been provided by the state.
Health officials announced 59 new deaths statewide — the largest single-day increase since June 5 — to push the statewide total to 6,518.
Of the state’s total deaths, 4,467 have been residents of long-term care facilities.
State health officials announced 495 additional cases across Pennsylvania, increasing the state total to 83,191. Wednesday marked the 18th day in a row with fewer than 550 new cases statewide.
The state estimates that 77 percent of patients who have tested positive have already recovered.
In nursing and personal care homes statewide there are 17,394 resident cases of COVID-19, and 3,103 cases among employees, for a total of 20,497 at 671 distinct facilities in 49 counties.
Approximately 6,303 of Pennsylvania’s total cases are in health care workers.
Statewide, there are 715 patients hospitalized with COVID-19, down 28 from Tuesday, including 133 on ventilators.
Of the patients who have tested positive to date the age breakdown is as follows:
- Nearly 1% are ages 0-4;
- 1% are ages 5-12;
- 2% are ages 13-18;
- Nearly 7% are ages 19-24;
- Nearly 37% are ages 25-49;
- Nearly 25% are ages 50-64; and
- Nearly 28% are ages 65 or older.