OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — As coronavirus cases come in throughout our area on Wednesday, KMTV will update this story with the latest numbers. Check back often for updates. The latest updates will be posted at the top. You can find our full coronavirus coverage here.
The number of COVID-19 cases in Douglas County has reached 5,336 as of Wednesday morning. County health officials also reported four more coronavirus deaths, three men and a woman. Two individuals were in the 55-64 age group with the other two more than 70 years old. Total deaths in Douglas County are now at 53.
Twenty-one additional positive COVID-19 cases confirmed in Lincoln on Wednesday, bringing the community total to 1,397. The number of deaths in the community remains at 10.
THREE RIVERS PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT
Dodge County: 590 cases
Saunders County: 55 cases
Washington County: 36 cases
Total 3RPHD Case Count: 681 cases
SARPY/CASS HEALTH DEPARTMENT
A fifth death has been reported in the health jurisdiction involving a man in his 60s who suffered from underlying health conditions. As of Wednesday, 11,500 residents of Sarpy and Cass County have been tested for COVID-19. Of those, 811 residents in Sarpy County and 54 in Cass County have tested positive for the virus.