ALLEGANY COUNTY (WKBW) — The Allegany County Department of Health continues to provide regular updates on the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county.
As of May 23, there are 43 confirmed cases of coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, in the county.
627 have been released from quarantine/isolation and there are currently 10 in quarantine/isolation.
One person has died.
The department of health has begun an investigation to identify the close contacts of these individuals. Once identified, they will be notified.
ACDOH says in a statement:
"We would like to reiterate that any resident experiencing a fever, with cough or shortness of breath should call your health care provider (don’t show up at their office, Urgent Care, or ER before calling). If symptoms are severe and/or you require an ambulance for transport, call 911 and notify the operator that you are experiencing symptoms relative to COVID-19."