(WIVB) – Erie County’s hospitalization rates are not that far away from the highs in April, Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz said during a presser Thursday afternoon.
According to the county, hospitalizations in the county more than doubled in eight days- from Nov. 10 to Nov. 17 .
The age range with the most patients hospitalized is 55 to 64.
On Wednesday, 651 new cases were confirmed for a daily positivity rate of 7.8 percent.
The seven-day positivity average for the county is now 7 percent.
Watch the entire presser here: