Taney County reports 6 COVID-19 deaths between June and July

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TANEY COUNTY, Mo.- The Taney County Health Department has announced six COVID-19 deaths between June and July.

The Health Department says there was one death in June and five in July.

The COVID deaths include:

  • Two people in their 40’s
  • One person in their 60’s
  • One person in their 70’s
  • Two people in their 80’s

Since the pandemic began, Taney County has lost 114 residents to COVID-19.

“TCHD continues to remind the community that there are three tools available to lessen their likelihood of getting COVID-19: vaccination, physical distancing, and wearing a face covering. The public is being asked to consider using more than one of these tools as part of a multi-layered approach due to the prevalence and severity of the Delta variant,” the Health Department says.

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