2nd Glenn County resident COVID-19 death
Glenn County – A Glenn County resident has passed away from complications associated with COVID-19. The resident was a north county resident over the age of sixty-five. The resident passed away in the hospital after an extended stay. The resident had multiple underlying chronic health conditions and contracted COVID-19 from a close contact. Glenn County Public Health expresses its sincere condolences to the person’s family and friends.
Thirty-nine Glenn County residents are currently positive for COVID-19, thirty-two are isolated at home and seven are hospitalized. Three hundred forty-six Glenn County residents have contracted COVID-19 since March; three hundred five people have since recovered.
COVID-19 is in our community and it is critical that every resident take precautions:
- Wash your hands often
- Maintain social distancing of at least six feet
- Stay home if you are sick
- Avoid touching your face
- Limit non-essential travel
- Avoid gatherings
- Avoid sick people
- Wear a face covering when in public or common spaces
For additional information, visit our local COVID-19 webpage: www.countyofglenn.net/COVID19. Residents can also call Public Health at 934-6588, Butte-Glenn 2-1-1, or email COVID@countyofglenn.net . For additional updates, follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/glenncountyhhsa or Twitter at https://twitter.com/glenncohhsa