MAYVILLE – Eleven new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Chautauqua County on Friday, bringing the active number of cases to 71.
The County Health Department says of the new cases, four live in Dunkirk, one in Fredonia, five in Jamestown and one in Lakewood.
There are now 355 people under quarantine or isolation orders by the Public Health Director and are being monitored. Officials say not all of those being monitored are confirmed to have COVID-19 but have either shown symptoms, are awaiting results, or have risk factors.
Five people remain hospitalized in Chautauqua County as of Wednesday.
Since the outbreak began 654 people have recovered from the virus with a total of 738 testing positive.
There have been 13 COVID-19 related deaths reported and 49,000 negative test results recorded.