19th COVID Death Reported in Cattaraugus County

A 100 year old woman has become the 19th person from Cattaraugus County to die from complications related to COVID-19.
She was 100-years-old . The woman developed respiratory failure and was unable to overcome her illness. There were also nine new cases of COVID-19 to report. Seven of the positive results were women, five of them living in the southeast part of the county. One was a healthcare worker who had symptoms . Three of the women reported contact with a COVID-19 positive person, while the other four did not.
The two men were both from the southwest part of the county. Both were symptomatic. One man said he had contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19.
There are now 518 people who’ve contracted the virus in CAttaraugus county since March.
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3 people suffered injuries in a Salamanca fire Wednesday morning.
Salamanca Fire Department investigators say the cause was electrical in a second-story front room