Over 20 Have Lost Their Life To COVID-19 In Pittsburgh Region

1,301 cases of coronavirus reported in Western PA with 21 dead

Andrew Limberg
April 07, 2020 - 3:09 pm


PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Cases of coronavirus in Western PA continues to rise.

The Pennsylvania Department of Health released numbers on Monday that shows 1,579 new cases of COVID-19 in the commonwealth for a total of 14,559.

There are now cases in every county in Pennsylvania.

 A total of 240 have died across the commonwealth.

Locally, there are now:

689 cases with six deaths in Allegheny
116 with nine deaths in Beaver
107 with two deaths in Butler
57 with zero deaths in Washington
177 with zero deaths in Westmoreland
18 with zero deaths in Armstrong
29 with two deaths in Lawrence
26 with zero deaths in Mercer
21 with zero deaths in Indiana
15 with zero deaths in Greene 
32 with one death in Fayette
Seven with zero deaths in Somerset 
Seven with one deaths in Cambria 

That is a total of 1,301 cases and 21 dead in the area, six more than Monday. 

Last Wednesday, Governor Tom Wolf put the entire state under a Stay-at-Home order.

All non-life essential businesses remain closed to help slow the spread of COVID-19.


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