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COVID UPDATE 1/12: 4 more deaths reported in Butler County

January 12, 2021 News Extra

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Four more Butler County residents have died due to COVID-19, according to state data.

The deaths added to Tuesday's report by the Pennsylvania Department of Health came with the reporting of 88 new confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Statewide there were 7,275 new confirmed cases and 227 deaths among residents.

State officials are scheduled to conduct a news conference at 2 p.m. Tuesday to update the public on the pandemic.


The following numbers on the coronavirus pandemic were compiled from regular news releases from the state Department of Health.

COVID-19 statistics from Tuesday are:

Butler County

Confirmed cases: 7,336

Probable cases: 3,720

Negative tests: 40,520

Deaths: 256


New cases: 7,275

Total cases: 733,429

New deaths: 227

Total deaths: 18,080

Recovered: 74%

Surrounding Counties

Allegheny: 49,694 confirmed cases; 315,457 negative; and 1,208 deaths

Armstrong: 3,254 confirmed cases; 12,951 negative; and 84 deaths

Beaver: 8,380 confirmed cases; 39,367 negative; and 281 deaths

Clarion: 1,501 confirmed cases; 6,509 negative; and 53 deaths

Lawrence: 3,787 confirmed cases; 15,295 negative; and 140 deaths

Mercer: 5,507 confirmed cases; 23,417 negative; and 174 deaths

Venango: 2,292 confirmed cases; 9,055 negative; and 57 deaths

Westmoreland: 16,338 confirmed cases; 76,576 negative; and 491 deaths.

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