Niagara County Update Today, May 19, 2020

The Niagara County Department of Health issued the following update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County:

We regretfully report the deaths of two Niagara County residents.  We extend our deepest sympathy to their family and friends:

  • A 78-year-old male with underlying health conditions
  • A 95-year-old female with underlying health conditions 

    The rest of the update is as follows:
  • 52 new positive cases
  • Total of 896 positives to date (isolations + recoveries + deaths)
  • 318 active cases (302 isolating at home, 16 in hospital)
  • 526 recovered
  • 52 deaths
  • 7,970 people tested (source: https://covid19tracker.health.ny.gov/)