Lycoming County five new COVID-19 cases
HARRISBURG -The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., July 1, that there are 636 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 86,606. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19.
Lycoming County has had 187 positive cases to date, Clinton 80 cases, Sullivan five cases and Tioga 25 cases.
There are 6,687 total deaths attributed to COVID-19 an increase of 38 new deaths.
There are 689,562 patients who have tested negative to date statewide. Lycoming County has had 4,142 test negative to date.
The department of health reports the statewide recovery rate today as 78 percent. Individuals who have recovered is determined using a calculation, similar to what is being done by several other states. If a case has not been reported as a death, and it is more than 30 days past the date of their first positive test (or onset of symptoms) then an individual is considered recovered.