Second Person Dies In Broome County Of COVID-19


VESTAL, NY (WSKG) – A second person has died of COVID-19 in the county, according to Broome County Executive Jason Garnar.

Broome County Executive Jason Garnar. (Gabe Altieri/WSKG)

The woman, who was over 90, died today at Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital in Binghamton, the same day the positive test came back.

The first death in the county was reported on Saturday.

Broome officials said anyone who has been in contact with any positive COVID-19 case will receive a call from the Health Department.