The Allegany County Health Department reports that a Cumberland Healthcare Center resident has died as a result of COVID-19, bringing the death toll in the county to 18. The total number of cases in Allegany County also increased with the identification of a new case of COVID-19 in an employee of Sterling Care Frostburg Village. This brings the county’s total case count to 177.
To date, 2,815 Allegany County residents have been tested for COVID-19. There have been 177 positives and 2,249 negatives with 389 tests still pending.