Submitted by Lewis County Public Health & Social Services

Lewis County Public Health & Social Services (LCPHSS) announced on July 8 that five more Lewis County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, and one more is now considered recovered. This brings the total number of known county residents with positive tests to 88, with 34 of them now considered recovered under the current definition.

Of the five new cases, one is under age 20, one is in their 20s, two are in their 30s, and one is in their 90s. One of the five is hospitalized. Two live in Commissioner District #1 and three live in District #2. The newly recovered person lives in District #1.

There have been 3,848 COVID-19 test results returned in Lewis County with a 2% positive rate.

Positive test cases and recoveries have occurred in all areas of the county. Breaking them down by County Commissioner district shows:

                        Cases         Recovered

District 1…………. 36……………. 19

District 2…………. 38……………… 8

District 3…………. 14……………… 7

People can stay informed by following the Lewis County COVID-19 web page at covid19.lewiscountywa.gov, @LCPHSS on Twitter, or www.facebook.com/lcphss.

In addition, DOH has a call center to answer questions from the public. If you have questions about what is happening in Washington, how the virus is spread, and what to do if you have symptoms, call 1-800-525-0127 or text 211-211.

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