Active cases dropping in Boone and Audrain
The health departments of Audrain and Boone County have issued updated Coronavirus data.
Audrain, as of February 2, has had 1,658 cases, and currently, 26 active ones, a 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, 1,582 people have recovered from the virus.
In Boone County there were: 16,648 recorded cases; 469 active cases – down from this time last week; 16,109 of those who contracted the virus have been released from isolation and 70 deaths.
As of January 19, according to the BCHSD web site, Missouri has had 459,597 cases of Coronavirus, resulting in 6748 deaths.