Fayette County reports third death due to COVID-19

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – The Fayette County Health Department is reporting the third death due to COVID-19.

The third death was a 69-year-old male.

The first two deaths were reported on Saturday, May 16, 2020.

Fayette County has had 38 positive cases of COVID-19, five hospitalized, 14 at home, and 16 recoveries.

The Fayette County Health Department reminds everyone to practice social distancing, wear a face mask, and wash hands frequently.

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