Lancaster County sees 3 more COVID deaths
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — The Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department (LLCHD) announced three more have died from COVID-19 in the community.
The individuals have been identified as two women in their 70s who were both hospitalized and a man in his 60s who was at home. This moves the community total to 204 deaths.
LLCHD also confirms 51 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 27,009.
More than 10,760 people have recovered from the virus.
The positivity rate so far this week is 22.5%.
As of Thursday, 49 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 (36 from Lancaster County). A total of two patients are on ventilators.
So far, 69,900 people have registered for the vaccine.