Durham County reports 7th COVID-19 death, 469 cases total

Durham County News

DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — Durham County health officials on Wednesday reported its seventh COVID-19 related death.

The resident was over 65 years old and had multiple underlying health conditions, health officials report.

Officials say 469 residents have tested positive for the virus.

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Durham County continues to monitor outbreaks at three facilities within the area.

As of Wednesday, 94 people at the Durham Nursing and Rehabilitation Center have tested positive for COVID-19. Also, 22 people at Treyburn Rehabilitation Center and four at the Durham VA Healthcare System Community Nursing Home have tested positive for the virus.

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