Dec 11, 2021 5:06 AM

Saline County: Two additional deaths, 83 new COVID-19 cases

Posted Dec 11, 2021 5:06 AM

Following is the Saline County Health Department COVID-19 update for Friday.

Contact tracers at the Saline County Health Department have identified some clusters of new COVID cases related to the Thanksgiving holiday; however, due to the drastic sudden increase in cases, many investigations have been routed to KDHE.

●Two additional members of our community have lost their lives to COVID-19 since our last update on Wednesday.

●There have been 83 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Saline County since our last update.

●Salina Regional Health Center reports that 29 people are currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.

●The Saline County Health Department staff is currently monitoring 777 patients with issues related to COVID-19.

More data and additional information can be found on the Saline County Coronavirus webpageKDHE COVID-19 Information Site, and CDC COVID-19 Tracker.