464 COVID-19 cases in the Tri-Cities
TRI-CITIES, Wash. — The Benton Franklin Health District announced on Saturday that there are 21 new cases of coronavirus in the Tri-Cities, bringing the total to 464 cases.
There are now 149 cases in Franklin County and 315 in Benton County.
Twenty-seven people in the region have died of COVID-19 complications — 25 in Benton County and two in Franklin County. No new deaths were reported Friday or Saturday.
There are 161 cases associated with nursing homes in the Tri-Cities and at least 97 local healthcare workers have been infected.
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