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, 264 of those who contracted the Coronavirus are fully recovered and Audrain County has had two deaths from the virus. According to a news release from her office, 6,871 people have been tested for COVID-19, with 6,542 testing negative, or virus-free.
The latest Boone County Department of Health and Senior Service data states: 3,536 recorded cases; 1,055 active cases; 2,474 of those who contracted the virus have been released from isolation and seven deaths.
As of September 8, Missouri has had 95,113 cases of Coronavirus, resulting in 1,661 deaths.