17 Dead, 21 Recovering, 34 Positive COVID-19 Cases At Williamstown Commons | WAMC

17 Dead, 21 Recovering, 34 Positive COVID-19 Cases At Williamstown Commons

Apr 22, 2020

Since the first reported coronavirus case in late March, 17 people have died at a Williamstown, Massachusetts nursing home.

In numbers shared with WAMC Wednesday, Berkshire Healthcare – the company that manages the facility – says that in addition to the deaths, there are 34 positive cases of coronavirus at Williamstown Commons. Of the 130 or so residents, 45 have tested negative and 21 recovered from the disease.

At Fairview Commons in Great Barrington – another facility managed by Berkshire Healthcare – six cases have been identified, with three of those people moving into recovery.