Benton-Franklin County confirm 5 new cases, 1 death


BENTON COUNTY, Wash — The Benton-Franklin Health District has reported that a man in his 70s out of Benton County has died, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths to two.

They have also reported five new cases of COVID-19. This brings the Benton County total to seven, and the Franklin County total to two.

The five confirmed cases include a woman in her 70s and two men in their 80s who are hospitalized. A women in her 60s and a man in his 50s who are both at home.