Three New COVID Deaths Reported in Broome and Cortland Counties
Broome and Cortland Counties are again reporting additional deaths this week due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Broome County on December 17 reported two additional deaths for a total of 156. There were 108 new positive tests for the coronavirus, bringing the Broome County total to 6,597.
Another nursing home patient fatality in Cortland County has been reported to the New York State Department of Health, bringing the county's death total from the pandemic to 15. Cortland County added 40 new cases for a total of 2,029.
Chenango County reported 25 new cases for a total of 917 and the death total remained at 16 while Delaware County reported 13 new cases for a total of 553 and deaths unchanged at ten.
There was no report for December 17 from Tioga County.