Five hospitalized as county adds 13 new COVID-19 cases, passes 200 mark

Friday evening, the Harvey County health department reported 13 new confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Of those 13, seven are members of a family unit of a known active case or a close contact of one such family unit. That includes a female in her 80s who is hospitalized. The county listed another male in his 80s as a confirmed case on Friday. He, too, is hospitalized. The 11 other new cases are all at home and in isolation. 

As of Friday, five Harvey County residents are currently hospitalized while battling the disease, including a child under 10 years of age.

In total, there are now 37 active cases. The total case number has hit 200 in the county since the outbreak began.

Below is a list of the new cases:

  • A female in her 80s. She is hospitalized. She is a close contact in the family unit of a known active case.
  • A female in her 60s. This case is under investigation.
  • A female in her 50s. She is a close contact in the family unit of a known active case.
  • A female in her 40s. She is a close contact in the family unit of a known active case.
  • A female in her 40s. She is a close contact in the family unit of a known active case.
  • A male in his 80s. He is hospitalized. This case is under investigation.
  • A male in his 60s. This case is under investigation.
  • A male in his 60s. He is a close contact of a known active case.
  • A male in his 40s. He is a close contact in the family unit of a known active case.
  • A male in his 40s. He is a close contact of a known active case.
  • A male in his 20s. He is a close contact in the family unit of a known active case.
  • A male between 10 and 19 years old. He is a close contact of a known active case.
  • A male between 10 and 19 years old. He is a close contact in the family unit of a known active case.