According to Georgia’s DPH daily report, they are reporting a second death in Bulloch County to COVID-19, a 42 year old female with underlying health conditions. The first death was a 65 year old male. Total COVID-19 positive cases in Bulloch County as of noon today is 28. No other details on the deaths were made available in the report.
According to Bulloch County Public Safety Director, Ted Wynn, it appears that death’s overall in Georgia related to COVID-19 may have peaked.
EGRMC has been at 5 COVID-19 positives patients since Friday, April 17th. EMS has not transported any COVID-19 positive patients or suspected positives also since Friday, April 17th.
Statewide Report as of Noon 4/20/20
Statewide Confirmed cases- 18,947 (4% Increase from yesterday)
Statewide Hospitalized- 3550 (3% increase from yesterday)
Statewide Deaths- 730
Bulloch County Public Safety and EMA New Facebook Page
The Bulloch County EMA Facebook page crashed over the weekend. They are locked out of the account and can’t gain access to the account. Attempts to reach Facebook have been unsuccessful. They have established a new page and encourge you to like and follow the new page at https://www.facebook.com/bullochema/