The Christian County Health Department has confirmed that there have been two deaths in Christian County that have been COVID-19 related. Marcie May of the Christian County Health Department has confirmed with Regional Radio News that both deaths were completely unrelated.
So far 102 Christian County residents have died of COVID-19. As of Tuesday, there were 28 new COVID-19 positive results. 106 are currently isolated and there are 25 cases in the hospital. The Health Department says this is the highest number of COVID related hospital stays since the pandemic began. So far 23,373 residents have been vaccinated and the county positivity rate is sitting at 7%. Stay tuned to Regional Radio News for all of the latest COVID-19 information.
The Christian County Health Department would like to remind everyone that the Health Department is holding a free walk-in covid testing clinic on Monday through Friday from 8-12 and 1-4. If you’re feeling ill, or want to be tested, contact the health department at 824-4113.