SPRINGFIELD, Mo.– According to the Springfield-Greene County Health Department, two more residents of Greene County have died due to COVID-19.
One of the two victims of the virus was a woman in her 90s who did have underlying health conditions. The other was a woman in her 50s who also had underlying health conditions.
BELOW IS A FULL RELEASE FROM THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT:
The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is heartbroken to announce the deaths of two Greene County residents from COVID-19.
Our community lost a woman in her 90s who had underlying health conditions and a man in his 50s who had underlying health conditions.
The Health Department extends our condolences to loved ones at this tragic time.
These are the fourth and fifth deaths from COVID-19 in August. We have had a total of 16 deaths from COVID-19 in Greene County.