(Park Hills) Two outbreaks of COVID-19 at the two prisons in St. Francois County has pushed the total number of cases in the county to over 135. Amber Elliot is the director of the St. Francois County Health Center in Park Hills. She says they weren’t totally surprised by the outbreaks.
As of right now, there are 95 active cases of COVID-19 in St. Francois County. 90 of those are associated with Department of Corrections outbreaks.