MAHONING COUNTY, Ohio (WYTV) – Mahoning County Public Health reported 47 new COVID-19 cases and three new deaths since Friday’s report, when 14 new cases and seven new deaths were reported.
In all, the county is reporting 1,231 confirmed cases of COVID-19, which led to 275 hospitalizations and 148 deaths.
Ninety-nine percent of the fatalities had underlying health conditions, and 69% were residents of long-term care facilities.
The median age of the victims was 83. Victims ranged in age from 50 to 101.
The number of deaths reported includes both probable and confirmed coronavirus-related deaths. The deaths are according to the date reported and not the actual date of death, and those death notifications can sometimes be delayed.