The Wicomico County Health Department is confirming to the Delmarva News Network that a seventh resident has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
The patient is a female under the age of 18. Her siblings all tested negative. Their entire household is quarantined. The health department is now conducting in-depth contact tracing for those who may have been in contact with this patient, and with the six other patients in the county.
A Wicomico County patient, a woman in her 60’s passed away due to coronavirus-related complications on Saturday.