1,317 new cases of COVID-19 in Mo.

1,317 new cases of COVID-19 in Mo.
Cases of COVID-19 in Missouri on Tuesday, September 15. (Source: Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services)

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KFVS) - The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services reported 1,317 new cases of COVID-19 in the state on Tuesday, September 15.

The health department reported a total of 105,396 cases, including 1,732 deaths.

They also reported 1,021 hospitalizations due to COVID-19.

The seven-day percent positive of PCR tested individuals, as of Tuesday, was 12.3 percent.

According to DHSS, the top 10 counties for total cases include:

  • St. Louis - 21,049
  • Kansas City - 10,250
  • St. Charles - 6,793
  • Jackson - 6,609
  • St. Louis City - 6,534
  • Greene - 4,872
  • Boone - 4,182
  • Jefferson - 3,536
  • Jasper - 2,035
  • St. Francois - 1,748

Currently, 1,155,752 tests for COVID-19 have been performed in Missouri and 71,476 tests for COVID-19 antibodies.

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