Cases numbers dropping in Boone and Audrain
The health departments of Audrain and Boone County have issued updated Coronavirus data.
Audrain, as of January 26, has had 1,647 cases, and currently, 43 active ones, a big drop from last Tuesday.
According to Chris Newbrough, ACHD’s emergency planner, Audrain County has had 50 deaths from the virus. According to a news release from his office, 1,554 people have recovered from the virus.
In Boone County there were: 16,225 recorded cases; 613 active cases – down from this time last week; 15,545 of those who contracted the virus have been released from isolation and 67 deaths.
As of January 19, according to the BCHSD web site, Missouri has had 450,414 cases of Coronavirus, resulting in 6,553 deaths.