Perry County Has First Coronavirus Death

(Perryville) There is a new coronavirus-related death reported in the Regional Radio listening area.

A young adult from Perry County died from Covid-19 according to health department officials.

Perry County has a total of 158 confirmed cases with eight currently hospitalized.

Other coronavirus-related deaths from the area…Jefferson County has 22, Franklin County 18, Cape Girardeau County 3 deaths, St. Francois County 2 while Washington and Ste. Genevieve County officials have reported 1 death each.