Okeechobee County has 451 COVID-19 positive as of July 7

OKEECHOBEE — The Florida Department of Health July 7 report shows 451 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Okeechobee County to date, since testing began in March. The positive cases include 449 Okeechobee County residents and two non-residents, and range in age from 0 to 93.

The county has no deaths and 43 hospitalizations (41 residents and 2 non-residents) related to COVID-19 to date.

According to FDOH, 4,160 tests have been done in Okeechobee County for a positive rate of 10.8%.

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