COVID-19 numbers up in Central PA, state total nears 6,000

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health has confirmed 5,805 cases of COVID-19 in the state, 962 more than Tuesday’s 4,843.

As of Wednesday afternoon, there are 46 cases in our Central Pennsylvania region.

Bedford – 3
Blair – 4
Cambria – 3
Cameron – 1
Centre – 27
Clearfield – 4
Elk – 0
Huntingdon – 1
Jefferson – 0
Somerset – 3

There are 42,427 patients who have tested negative to date. Of the patients who have tested positive to date the age breakdown is as follows:

  • Nearly 1% are aged 0-4;
  • Nearly 1% are aged 5-12;
  • 1% are aged 13-18;
  • Nearly 9% are aged 19-24;
  • 40% are aged 25-49;
  • Nearly 29% are aged 50-64; and
  • 19% are aged 65 or older.

For more information on COVID-19 in Pennsylvania and to see updates, you can visit the Dept. of Health website by clicking here.

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