UPDATE: Luzerne at 21 COVID-19 cases, Montour at 3

Last updated: March 24, 2020 - 1:40pm


HARRISBURG — The most recent numbers from the Department of Health show an increase in confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in Luzerne County, as well as new cases in Montour County.

Across the state, 851 people have tested positive for COVID-19, while seven people have died.

In Luzerne County, cases more than doubled from Monday to Tuesday. A total of 21 people have tested positive, up from 10 the previous day.

Three people in Montour County reportedly have tested positive for the disease, a jump from one on Monday.

Columbia County remained at one case, while Northumberland has yet to report a positive test.

There have been no deaths attributed to coronavirus in our area so far.

Here are the most recent numbers:

County Cases Deaths
Adams6
Allegheny582
Armstrong1
Beaver3
Berks16
Bradford 1
Bucks65
Butler 6
Cambria1
Carbon 1
Centre 7
Chester40
Clearfield 1
Columbia 1
Cumberland13
Dauphin4
Delaware84
Erie4
Fayette 2
Franklin 3
Juniata1
Lackawanna15 1
Lancaster10
Lebanon 3
Lehigh27
Luzerne21
Mercer 2
Monroe451
Montgomery144 1
Montour 3
Northampton33 2
Philadelphia177
Pike4
Potter 1
Schuylkill 5
Somerset 1
Washington9
Wayne4
Westmoreland11
York18

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