Cape Girardeau Co. Health Dept. reports 2nd death from COVID-19

Cape Girardeau Co. Health Dept. reports 2nd death from COVID-19
The Cape Girardeau Co. Health Dept. reported the second death from COVID-19. (Source: Cape Girardeau Co. Health Dept.)

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The Cape Girardeau County Health Department reported the second death from complications from COVID-19.

The health department said on Friday, May 15, the resident was a woman in her 70s. They said she tested positive on March 14. The case was a close contact from a confirmed case.

They also reported three new positive cases in the county and eight new recoveries.

That brings the total number of positive cases in the county to 54 and a total of 42 recoveries.

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