FDL County Tops 11,000 Positive COVID-19 Cases
Another COVID-19 milestone was hit on Friday in Fond du Lac County. 90 new confirmed cases of the virus were reported, taking the county over the 11,000 total confirmed case count. The county also reported 3 more deaths, with now 73 deaths as a result of the coronavirus. Over 100 negative tests were also processed, with the county sitting just shy of 40,000 total negative tests. There were no new hospitalizations, with that number holding at 12.
Over 8,000 tests were reported statewide by DHS Friday afternoon, with just over 2,200 reported as positive. Another 119 people were hospitalized. The total hospitalizations across the state continue to drop, with 953 patients receiving care, and 227 of those patients in an ICU. DHS is also reporting that 449 patients are receiving assistance through the use of a ventilator.