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 at 8:45 p.m. on Tuesday, August 4, the Department of Public Health reports the following:
- 3,857 cumulative positive test results*
- 44 cases reported on Saturday, August 1
- 98 cases reported on Sunday, August 2
- 54 cases reported on Monday, August 3
- 92 cases reported on Tuesday, August 4 as of 8:45 p.m.
- 62,217 total negative test results
- 100 COVID-19 deaths
*Posted numbers reflect the number of positive PCR tests (currently infected with COVID). Antibody test results are not included in posted numbers.
Today (8/4), the Department of Public Health was notified of the 100th reported COVID-19 related death involving a St. Charles County resident – a female in her 90s. Yesterday (8/3), the Department reported the notification of COVID-19 related death #99, but information on the individual was not available at the time of the afternoon update. This individual was a female in her 90s.
More information regarding numbers in quarantine, percentages of exposure types, percentage increases and decreases in cases, deaths, and quarantines, as well as a chart of daily totals and 14-day moving averages of confirmed cases are available on the County Health Department’s COVID-19 dashboard.