Oneida-Herkimer Daily COVID Update for February 3
Better news continued in the Mohawk Valley Wednesday, as the latest coronavirus updates from Oneida and Herkimer counties continued to indicate we are coming down from winter spike that many saw was brought on by holiday gatherings and travel. However, a glance at the data shows an alarming jump in the number of virus-caused deaths in Herkimer County.
Herkimer County daily COVID-19 update included a whopping 11 new coronavirus deaths. However, officials said the increase did not reflect deaths from this week, but a review a death's in the county in the month of January:
NOTE**The increase in our COVID death #reported today is due to the recent review of death certificatesfor the month of January 2021, which resulted in 11 more deathsadded to our total all at once