(5-17-20) 13 new COVID 19 confirmed cases were reported today by the Mercer County Health District. A 2nd death has been listed in the report today, no details on the person that has passed away.

One new case was reported in Auglaize County.

  • 125th confirmed case is a female in the age range of 50-60 years.
  • 126th confirmed case is a female in the age range of 30-40 years.
  • 127th confirmed case is a male in the age range of 20-30 years.
  • 128th confirmed case is a female in the age range of 60-70 years.
  • 129th case is a female in the age range of 90-100 years.
  • 130th case is a female in the age range of 60-70 years.
  • 131st case is a female in the age range of 90-100 years.
  • 132nd case is a male in the age range of 20-30 years.
  • 133rd case is a male in the age range of 50-60 years.
  • 134th case is a male in the age range of 50-60 years.
  • 135th case is a female in the age range of 50-60 years.
  • 136th case is a female in the age range of 60-70 years.
  • 137th case is a female in the age range of 10-20 years.

May 17, 2020, the Mercer County Health District (MCHD) reports 137 confirmed cases, 52 recovered cases, 106 pending cases, 433 negative cases, 9 hospitalization  and 2 deaths of COVID-19.

Auglaize County

Auglaize County Health Department (ACHD), reports 56 total cases (3 confirmed and 3 probable), 11 hospitalizations, 20 recovered cases, and 3 deaths of COVID-19. Of the 56 cases, 39 cases are female (70%) and 17 cases are male (30%) with an average age of 54. Data reported is cumulative over the course of this outbreak.

The 56th case is a 73 year old female that is self-isolating at home.