October 22, 2021

Coronavirus briefs 7/8

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Cortland: 55 Tompkins: 179 Cayuga: 122

Cortland County reported Tuesday one new COVID-19 case Tuesday; the number of confirmed cases increased to 55.

In all, 356 cases have been confirmed and four people have died in Cayuga, Tompkins and Cortland counties.

The Cortland County Health Department was monitoring 41 patients; none is hospitalized, although six have been. The Cortland County Health Department has received 9,209 negative test results. Fifty-one people have recovered. The county has reported no deaths.

Tompkins County remained at 179 cases, according to the state Health Department. A total of 17,529 people were tested, the county reported. Two people have died.

Cayuga County remained at 122 confirmed cases as of Monday, according to the state Health Department. Two people have died; two were hospitalized. Another 38 were quarantined and nine were in isolation.