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Macon reports ninth COVID-related death

Macon reports ninth COVID-related death

A Macon County resident diagnosed with COVID-19 passed away Sunday. The person was over the age of 65 and had underlying health conditions. 

This individual is not related any existing clusters or outbreaks, to the knowledge of Macon County Public Health. To protect the family’s privacy, no further information will be released about this patient.

“The family and loved ones of this individual are in our thoughts and prayers. With the approaching holiday and as more people gather indoors, please continue to practice the 3Ws and be mindful of those that are higher risk,” stated Kathy McGaha, Macon County Health director.

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