Onondaga County Covid-19 update: 72 new cases, two more deaths – syracuse.com

Onondaga County reported 72 new cases of Covid-19 today, in addition to two deaths.County Executive Ryan McMahon said there are currently 72 people in hospitals throughout the county, with 12 in the ICU.”Sadly, we lost two neighbors, a male 61, and a homeowner of a senior center,” he said.Saturday, McMahon stated nine people were in extensive care in location health centers because of Covid-19, the lowest level since Nov. 18, according to Onondaga County information. He also reported another death.To date, the county has gone beyond more than 31,000 Covid-19 cases since the pandemic began, according to the current county data.That indicates about 1 in 15 individuals in the county have actually tested positive for the coronavirus during the past 11 months.Since the pandemic began, 657 people have actually died and 31,104 cases have actually been validated, according to the county.