The Allegany County Health Department reported one additional COVID-19 related death and 40 new cases on Friday. The cumulative case count is now at 5,839 with 165 deaths. The county’s case rate is significantly lower than the state average, at 38.34 cases per 100,000 population; the state average is 51.85. Allegany County’s positivity rate is now at 6.18 per cent, while the statewide average is 8.3 per cent. There is no COVID-19 testing today at the Allegany County Fairgrounds, due to the MLK holiday.