March 26, 2020 - On March 26, 2020 Madera County Department of Public Health reported the first death of a Madera County resident due to COVID-19. The male in their 60s suffered from underlying health conditions and passed away at Madera Community Hospital. He tested positive for COVID-19 on March 23, 2020 from what was believed to be person-to-person transmission.
To date, Madera County has had a total of 10 cases including three new cases confirmed on March 26, 2020. The three new cases are person-to-person contacts of the March 19, 2020 confirmed COVID-19 case.
Madera County residents are encouraged to visit www.maderacounty.com/covid19 or call 311 from anywhere in the county 7 days a week for questions related to COVID-19. The case count is updated on the Madera County website Monday – Friday by 10:00 a.m.
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