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St. Charles County COVID-19 update: 2,466 positive tests, 81 deaths as of July 20

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(As of 4:30 p.m., July 20)

St. Charles County Government and the Department of Public Health staff are working closely with local, regional, state and federal partners to investigate COVID-19, monitor individuals who may have been exposed to the virus and implement procedures to reduce the spread of illness. Consult St. Charles County’s COVID-19 website for information on the disease pandemic and the county’s response activities.

As of this update, the Department of Public Health reports the following:

  • 2,466 positive test results
  • 47,071 negative test results
  • 81 COVID-19 deaths
  • 1,095 persons being quarantined
  • 3,325 who have completed quarantine period
  • 0 tests pending at the Missouri State Laboratory*

The Department of Public Health was notified today (7/20/20) of the 81st reported COVID-19 death involving a St. Charles County resident — a female in her 70s.

Posted numbers reflect the number of positive PCR tests (currently infected with COVID).  Antibody test results are not included in posted numbers.

*Tests are being performed at both the Missouri State Laboratory and through private testing laboratories. The number of negative and pending tests is reported to the Department of Public Health by the Missouri State Laboratory only; private labs do not report pending or negative tests to the health department.

1 Comment

  1. Why is there such a difference between the 2400+ cases and the 2100+ cases reported even in this article? Causes a lot of confusion and raises the issue of creditability

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