The health departments of Audrain and Boone County have issued updated Coronavirus data.
None are travel-related and all are due to community transmission. According to Sandra Hewlett, ACHD’s director, 229 of those who contracted the Coronavirus are fully recovered and Audrain County has had only one death from the virus. According to a news release from her office, 5,438 people have been tested for COVID-19, with 5,193 testing negative, or virus-free.
The latest Boone County Department of Health and Senior Service data states: 2,065 recorded cases; 424 active cases; 1,635 of those who contracted the virus have been released from isolation and six deaths.
As of August 25, Missouri has had 76,636cases of Coronavirus, resulting in 1,440 deaths.