Howard County Health Department confirms additional deaths due to COVID-19

Posted at 5:56 PM, Apr 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-13 17:56:19-04

ELLICOTT CITY, Md. — Today, the Howard County Health Department confirmed additional deaths due to coronavirus in Howard County, bringing the total deaths in Howard County to nine.

The Health Department said additional deaths were two women in their 60s, two women in their 80s, a man in his 30s and a man in his 60s.

“Our hearts break for these residents and their loved ones, we cannot emphasize enough how serious this virus is, it is impacting everyone,” said County Executive Calvin Ball. “I urge residents to only interact with their household unless necessary, we are facing an unprecedented situation, and we must all work together to limit the spread of COVID-19.”