Frederick, Washington Counties See Increases In COVID-19 Cases

But more patients are coming out of isolation.



Frederick, Md (KM) COVID-19 cases continue to rise in Frederick County. As of Wednesday afternoon, the Health Department reports 2063 confirmed cases, an increase of 50 since Tuesday.

Deaths from the coronavirus are also going up. On Wednesday, the Health Department said 112 people have died from COVID-19, an increase of two from Tuesday.  But 1322 people have been released from isolation in Frederick County, and that’s up by 38 from Tuesday.

The Joint Information Center in Washington County reports 499 COVID-19 cases as of Wednesday afternoon, which is 19 more than the day before. There are 15 deaths reported; and 297 patients have been released from isolation, which is an increase of 33 since Tuesday.


By Kevin McManus