Health Department announces three new COVID-19 related deaths in Greene County

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo.- The Springfield-Greene County Health Department has announced three new COVID-19 related deaths.

According to a press release, those who died were:

  • A man in his 50s
  • A woman in her 40s
  • A man in his 70s

The man in his 50s had no underlying health conditions. The other two did have underlying conditions, and one of those deaths was associated with a long-term care facility.

These deaths bring the county total to 47 deaths in October and 124 total since March.

“These latest deaths are a somber reminder of the dangerous nature of COVID-19. Lives quite literally depend on us wearing our masks, washing our hands and watching our distance,” stated Director of Health Clay Goddard.

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