COVID-19 Hospitalizations On The Rise In FDL County

It was a somewhat better day Tuesday for the COVID-19 numbers in Fond du Lac County.

One day after posting triple-digit increases in new confirmed cases, the Fond du Lac County Health Department reported an increase of 47, pushing the total confirmed case count in the county to 19,536.

Active cases receded slightly, down 60 to 916.

Released cases also saw a healthy rise, with 107 cases listed as released.

The Fond du Lac County Health Department reported 181 negative tests on Tuesday.

One area of concern continues to be hospitalizations. Available beds are at a premium across the state and Fond du Lac County is no exception with 4 more people admitted to hospitals within the county, due to complications associated with the coronavirus. There are now 27 people receiving virus care across the county.