(Farmington) There are now 8,916 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Missouri with 376 deaths.
13 deaths are from Franklin County, 8 in Jefferson while St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, Washington and Cape Girardeau counties have 1 death each.
There are 278 confirmed cases in Jefferson County, 127 in Franklin County, 49 in Cape Girardeau County, 43 in Perry, 27 in St. Francois, 9 in Ste. Genevieve County, 8 in Crawford County, Bollinger has 4, Iron, Madison and Reynolds have 2 cases each while Dent and Wayne counties are still reporting zero confirmed cases.
The top 3 age groups acquiring the virus in Missouri is 952 cases for those 80 and over followed by 848 for the 55 to 59 age group and the 60 to 64 age group has 817 cases.
The age group with the least amount of cases in Missouri is those under 20 with 259 confirmed cases.
The U.S. now has over 1.2 million confirmed cases and 71,065 deaths.
Both numbers are thousands more than the next country on those lists.