13 additional cases reported in Lincoln/Lancaster County area

31 coronavirus cases reported to date
Posted at 1:15 PM, Apr 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-06 19:10:47-04

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — Lincoln Mayor Leirion Gaylor Baird released a statement saying there have been an additional 13 coronavirus cases reported by the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Deaprtment (LLCHD), bringing the community's total to 31 cases to date.

Of the 13 new cases, seven are believed to be community acquired, according to the health department.

The cases are people ranging in age from 29 to 71.

In Lancaster County, 95 people are currently being monitored for the virus and 1030 negative tests have been processed. 20 cases are pending.

The mayor and other officials will provide more information at a press conference this afternoon.