Allegany County announces first death from COVID-19


This undated electron microscope image made available by the U.S. National Institutes of Health in February 2020 shows the virus that causes COVID-19. The sample was isolated from a patient in the U.S. (NIAID-RML via AP)

ALLEGANY COUNTY, N.Y. (WIVB) – Allegany County officials have announced the county’s first death from COVID-19.

The individual who died was over 60 and had health conditions that could have compromised their recovery from COVID-19, the Allegany County Department of Health said in a statement Monday.

No other information is being released in order to protect the family’s privacy.

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