6 new cases of COVID-19, 1 additional death reported in Cape Girardeau Co.

6 new cases of COVID-19, 1 additional death reported in Cape Girardeau Co.

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - The Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center reported six new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death on Friday, April 16.

The newly reported death was a person in their 80s.

The health center said no hospitalizations due to COVID-19 were reported on Thursday.

They reported a total of 9,407 cases with 9,254 resolved cases and 134 deaths.

As of Friday, the 14-day positivity rate in the county was 4.1 percent.

4/16 at 3 PM: We are sad to announce one new death reported. The individual was in their 80s. Our thoughts are with...

Posted by Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center on Friday, April 16, 2021

Some upcoming COVID-19 vaccine clinics scheduled in Cape Girardeau County include: Century Casino on April 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Delta Community Center on April 27 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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