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Friday, September 18, 2020 9:19 am

Verbatim: September 18: Allen County COVID-19 update

The Allen County Department of Health issued the following news release today:

Fort Wayne, Ind. (September 18, 2020) – Another Allen County resident has died and 65 have tested positive for COVID-19, with 51 confirmed PCR cases and 14 probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 5,842 cases and 198 deaths Friday.

The Allen County case count now includes a total of 320 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 28.

Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found on the Department's COVID-19 webpage and will be time-stamped to keep the public informed with the latest local data.

Basic demographic information on Allen County cases is provided on the website and will be updated at least once a week.

Because of delays in data reporting to and from the state, Allen County case counts may not always immediately match counts provided by the Indiana State Department of Health at www.coronavirus.in.gov.


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