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DOH-Marion provides COVID-19 update (April 30)

By Florida Department of Health in Marion County

April 30, 2020

 

OCALA, Fla.—Marion County is reporting 175 COVID-19 cases as of 11 a.m. today. The most recent individuals confirmed to have the virus are:

  • 1-year-old male from Ocala
  • 30-year-old female from Summerfield
  • 45-year-old male from Ocala
  • 50-year-old female from Ocala
  • 55-year-old male from Ocala
  • 67-year-old female from Ocala
  • 71-year-old female from Dunnellon
  • 81-year-old male from Ocala
  • 83-year-old female from Belleview
  • 88-year-old female from Belleview

So far, 4,467 COVID-19 tests have been given in Marion County. Of those, 4,173 were negative. Individuals who tested positive for the virus have ranged in age from 1 to 96. Four Marion County residents have died after becoming ill with COVID-19. Marion’s positive test rate is 3.9%; Florida’s positive test rate is 8.8%.

For more detailed information on all Marion cases, view Florida’s COVID-19 Data and Surveillance Dashboard.

For more guidance

For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19 in Florida, visit floridahealthcovid19.gov. For general questions about COVID-19, call the state hotline (866-779-6121), local hotline (352-644-2590), or email COVID-19@flhealth.gov. Individuals can also follow the Department of Health in Marion County on Twitter at www.twitter.com/FLHealthMarion for the latest updates on COVID-19 in Marion.