Oct 15, 2020 9:35 PM

Ninth COVID-19 death reported Thursday

Posted Oct 15, 2020 9:35 PM

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The Reno County Health Department was notified by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment that a ninth local resident with laboratory confirmed COVID-19 has passed away.

Out of respect for the family, the Reno County Health Department will not release any further information about this individual.

Please be vigilant by washing your hands, social distance by at least six feet or more, wear a mask when you are in public places and stay at home if you are not feeling well.

It is very important that people continue to follow the guidelines to help decrease the spread of COVID-19.