SPRINGFIELD, Mo.- The Springfield-Greene County Health Department has announced two new Greene County residents have died from COVID-19.
According to a press release, the two who died were:
- A woman in her 60s
- A woman in her 80s
Both women had underlying health conditions and were associated with long-term care.
These two deaths bring the reported deaths for October to 62 and 139 total deaths since March.
“Nobody is immune to COVID-19-we are all vulnerable to it, but we know some will suffer much more severe outcomes. We share a collective responsibility to fight this disease that will require patience, diligence and sacrifice,” the release states.