Active coronavirus cases decrease by 17 in Montgomery County; total positive cases increase by 20 from May 20-21

The Montgomery County Public Health District said case numbers are expected to rise alongside the recent increase in local testing. (Community Impact staff)
The Montgomery County Public Health District said case numbers are expected to rise alongside the recent increase in local testing. (Community Impact staff)

The Montgomery County Public Health District said case numbers are expected to rise alongside the recent increase in local testing. (Community Impact staff)

Editor's note: The Montgomery County Public Health District has ceased providing weekend coronavirus updates. The daily counts on Mondays in the "Daily totals" graph include any cases confirmed on Saturdays and Sundays.

Montgomery County has reported a decrease of active COVID-19 cases from 509 on May 20 to 492 on May 21. That number includes 41 hospitalizations. Meanwhile, 368 people have recovered.


The number of total positive cases has increased by 20 since May 20, up to 881.


On May 25, the Montgomery County Public Health District said case numbers are expected to rise alongside the recent increase in local testing.




By Eva Vigh
Eva Vigh joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2018 as a reporter for Spring and Klein. Prior to this position, she covered upstream oil and gas news for a drilling contractors' association.


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