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Fifth CHC Resident Dies from COVID-19 Complications

May 1st, 2020 by WCBC Radio

The Allegany County Health Department reports that a woman who was a resident at Cumberland Healthcare Center has died due to complications of COVID-19.  This is the fifth coronavirus-related death at the facility and the ninth death for Allegany County. Today the health department reports no new cases of COVID-19 in Allegany County for the second day in a row.  The COVID-19 case count remains at 122. As of Friday, 951 Allegany County residents had been tested for COVID-19, with 811 of those testing negative, 122 testing positive, and 18 still pending.

3 Responses to “Fifth CHC Resident Dies from COVID-19 Complications”

  1. May 01, 2020 at 4:57 pm, Welchy said:



  2. May 01, 2020 at 8:03 pm, Paolo Primavera said:

    Spoken like an uneducated person. This virus will be infecting us for the unforeseen future. If we don’t self isolate the life of this will continue indefinitely until a vaccination is developed, proven, and every living person inoculated.
    Very foolish Statement Welchy!


  3. May 01, 2020 at 8:58 pm, Bob said:

    Cumberland Healthcare Center is a total loss. But the rest of the county has rights… Why can’t we reopen???


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