County reports 123 new COVID-positive cases since yesterday
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o Genesee County received 123 new positive cases of COVID-19.
The new positive cases reside in the:
- West Region (Alabama, Darien, Pembroke);
- Central Region (Alexander, Batavia, Bethany, Corfu, Elba, Oakfield);
- East Region (Bergen, Byron, Le Roy, Stafford and Pavilion);
- The individuals are in their 0-19s, 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s.
- Thirty-eight of the previous positive individuals have recovered and have been removed from the isolation list.
- Twenty-nine of the positive individuals are hospitalized.
- Thirteen of the new positive cases are residents at Le Roy Village Green.
- Seven of the new positive cases are residents at New York State Veterans Home – At Batavia.
- Twenty-three of the new positive cases are residents at Genesee Senior Living.
- One new positive case is an inmate at the Buffalo Federal Detention Center.
- One positive case previously reported as a resident of Premier Genesee is actually a resident of Genesee Senior Living.
- Orleans County received 26 new positive cases of COVID-19.
- The new positive cases reside in the:
- West Region (Yates, Ridgeway, Shelby);
- Central Region (Carlton, Gaines, Albion, Barre) and the
- East Region (Kendall, Murray, Clarendon).
- The individuals are in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s.
- Two of the individuals were on mandatory quarantine prior to testing positive.
- Nineteen of the previous positive individuals have recovered and have been removed from the isolation list.
- Eight of the current positive individuals are hospitalized.
- Eight of the new positives are inmates of the Orleans Correctional Facility.