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Columbus Health Officials Report Six Local COVID-19 Deaths


The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Ohio is now over 47 hundred, with 167 deaths and more than a thousand hospitalizations. 417 patients are in intesive care. 

Six people have died of COVID-19 related illnesses in Columbus and Worthington, according to the Columbus Health Director.  480 local cases have been confirmed, with nearly a third between the ages of 20 and 29.

A native of Chicago, naturalized citizen of Cincinnati and resident of Columbus, Alison attended Earlham College and the Ohio State University. She has equal passion for Midwest history, hockey and Slavic poetry.
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