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Coronavirus in Monroe County: 4 new cases, bringing total to 121

Coronavirus in Monroe County: 4 new cases, bringing total to 121 Photo: News10NBC.

WHECTV
Updated: March 25, 2020 04:40 PM
Created: March 25, 2020 09:55 AM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — New data reported Wednesday afternoon by the Monroe County Department of Health shows four more people have tested positive for COVID-19 since Wednesday morning.

As of 4 p.m. Wednesday, of the 121 confirmed cases, 25 people are hospitalized. Fifteen of the 25 patients hospitalized are in the ICU.

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Of the confirmed cases, two people have resolved and have been released from isolation. Health officials also report 534 people are in mandatory quarantine and isolation.

Here is a breakdown of the ages and genders of those who have tested positive: 

- One teenage girl

- 16 are in their 20s, five men and 11 women

- 20 are in their 30s, 11 men and nine women

- 13 are in their 40s, seven men and six women

- 25 are in their 50s, 12 men and 13 women

- 24 are in their 60s, 11 men and 13 women

- 14 are in their 70s, seven men and seven women

- Seven are in their 80s, five men and two women

- One man is in his 90s

The county has created a map of the cases by zip code.

The first person to die in Monroe County was a 54-year-old man who died at Rochester General Hospital on March 17. Health officials confirmed on March 23 that another person died at Unity Hospital. The third patient died at Strong Memorial Hospital, health officials announced on March 24. 

County residents who believe they have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 can call 585-753-5555 or email COVID19@monroecounty.gov.

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