Jul 07, 2021 6:31 PM

KDHE: Five new virus cases in Ellis Co. since Friday

Posted Jul 07, 2021 6:31 PM

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment on Wednesday reported five new COVID-19 cases in Ellis County had been identified since Friday. There was no case update Monday due to the Fourth of July holiday.

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As of Wednesday, the University of Kansas Health System reported two active COVID-19 inpatients at HaysMed.

Since reporting began, there have been 3,770 cases of COVID-19 identified in Ellis County, including 73 coronavirus-related deaths.

Corrected 2:08 p.m. Wednesday to clarify number of new cases.