Albany County Updates COVID-19 Numbers And Issues A Warning | WAMC

Albany County Updates COVID-19 Numbers And Issues A Warning

Mar 25, 2020

COVID-19 cases continue to climb in Albany County.

 
Albany County Executive Dan McCoy says as of Wednesday there were142 confirmed positive cases.
 
"Albany County has 557 people under mandatory quarantine and 10 have been hospitalized, we're up to 10 right now, putting our hospitalization rate just a little over 7%."
 
633 people are under precautionary quarantine. McCoy says he believes all the numbers would track higher if more people had been tested.
 
And if you attended Victory Bible Church at 21 Hackett Blvd. in Albany on March 15th from 12:30 to 2 p.m., "you are being asked to remain in your home under precautionary quarantine until March 29 and to contact the Albany County Department of Health immediately."