Escambia COVID-19 Cases Rise To 20; Santa Rosa Up To 12

March 27, 2020

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The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases have increased in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties, according to the Florida Department of Health.

In Escambia County, the case count is now at 20. They range in age from 22 to 76 and include 12 men and eight women.

Fourteen of the Escambia County cases are in Pensacola,  six are from Cantonment.

In Santa Rosa County, there are now 12 cases. They range in age from 2 to 76, with five hospitalized and a 71-year old man dead. Seven are from Navarre, three from Gulf Breeze, and two from Milton. Eight are men and four are women.

There are now 2,484 positive COVID-19 cases in Florida. Of those, 2,352 are Florida residents. There have now been 29 deaths.

Comments

6 Responses to “Escambia COVID-19 Cases Rise To 20; Santa Rosa Up To 12”

  1. David Huie Green on March 27th, 2020 1:44 pm

    Corona virus is not influenza virus.

    Sick is sick, but some sick kills while other sick just makes you feel bad. Of the ones that kill, some kill more than others.

  2. Fake News on March 27th, 2020 11:48 am

    @concerned parent, You need to turn off Fox News and take a look around the country and see whats going on. This is not just the Flu and I bet you are taking precautions that you never did last year with the Flu. This doesnt mean panic but they are talking about putting 2 people on the same ventalator at the same time. This is not just the Flu!

  3. Concerned Parent on March 27th, 2020 9:31 am

    This is just another case of the flu people. Drink and take plenty of Vitamin C and build up your immune system. People who is hoarding food, bathroom items really needs to stop it. You continue to do that please stop and think and see the bigger picture. You can be causing people to starve or possibly die. STOP BEING GREEDY. GOD DON’T LIKE GREEDY. NOR SELFISHNESS. THAT IS EXACTLY WHAT HOARDERS ARE IN A TIME OF CRISIS GREEDY AND SELFISHNESS

  4. Hp on March 27th, 2020 3:26 am

    I know we are all concerned and some maybe scared. This is our country and we may have different opinions on how to run it but keep in mind, we would rather be no where else in any event. We are lucky and gifted to live where we do. The United States are United for a reason. We citizens are the power and unity.

  5. Shay on March 26th, 2020 9:33 pm

    So much for “no community spread”.

  6. I mike on March 26th, 2020 1:16 pm

    Why don’t they make one big ventilator to take care say 100 people at a time





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