Lycoming County six new COVID-19 cases
HARRISBURG -The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., July 5, that there are 479 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 89,854. All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have cases of COVID-19.
Lycoming County has had 214 positive cases to date, Clinton 80 cases, Sullivan ten cases and Tioga 26 cases.
There are 6,753 total deaths attributed to COVID-19, an increase of 4 new deaths reported.
There are 734,846 patients who have tested negative to date statewide. Lycoming County has had 4,759 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.