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REID SETS COVID-19 CONTAINMENT AREA HIGH

(Wayne County, IN)--Reid Health was showing 78 patients in its Covid-19 containment areas Tuesday morning, and that’s the highest that number has ever been.  Neither Reid nor the Wayne County Department of Health releases the demographics of those patients.  In Wayne County, the age group most likely test positive is people in the 50’s.  Wayne County females are also testing positive significantly more often than males.  As of this morning, 2/3 of the 41 Wayne County residents who have died have been over the age of 80 and none have been under the age of 60.  The county’s positivity rate has dropped and is now down to seven percent.

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