COVID Deaths, Hospitalizations, Cases Rise In FDL County

The COVID-19 numbers in Fond du Lac County continue to rise on many fronts.

The Fond du Lac County Health Department issued updated numbers Friday afternoon, and their dashboard showed 89 new confirmed cases of the virus. That pushes the county total confirmed cases to 18,843 since the start of the pandemic.

Hospitalizations rose by 4, with now 29 people receiving medical care in county hospitals due to complications from the coronavirus.

There were also 3 additional deaths reported on Friday afternoon, taking total deaths in the county associated with COVID-19 to 160 since March of 2020.

The county continues to track 821 active cases of the virus, while another 92 cases were listed as released.