Erie County receives another shipment of PPE from NYS on Tuesday

Coronavirus

Courtesy Erie County

ERIE COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB)–Officials in Erie County say they received another shipment of PPE from the state on Tuesday.

They’re distributing those to local healthcare providers based on the state’s directives and local need.

County Executive Mark Poloncarz tweeted, “These are for our healthcare workers on the front lines. #ThankYouHealthCareWorkers.”

The county says it received 29,000 N95 masks, 192,000 surgical masks, and 84,000 gloves.

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