Frederick County reports three additional COVID-19 deaths, 292 positive cases

Posted at 7:15 PM, Apr 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-09 19:15:26-04

FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. — The Frederick County Health Department is now reporting 292 positive cases of COVID-19 and three additional deaths, bringing the total to seven.

Two of these newly reported deaths were residents of Frederick Health & Rehabilitation Center, a man in his 80’s and a woman in her 70’s, both with underlying conditions. The third was a woman in her 80’s who had been in the hospital.

There are also multiple people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the following long term care facilities:

  • In Country Meadows: 10 people have tested positive, 6 residents and 4 employees; test results are pending on 5 employees.
  • In Ballenger Creek: 17 people have tested positive, 13 residents and 4 employees; test results are pending on 3 residents and 1 employee

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