(WTAJ)– All 10 counties in the WTAJ viewing region are in the “high” or “substantial” category of COVID-19 transmission according to data from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Blair County has entered the “high” category as of Friday, Aug. 20. A full map of Pennsylvania reflecting data from Aug. 13 to Aug. 20 is below:
COUNTIES IN HIGH TRANSMISSION
COUNTIES IN SUBSTANTIAL TRANSMISSION
There are currently only two counties in Pennsylvania in the “moderate” category: Juniata and Montour. There are no counties in the “low” category.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health (DOH) reported 2,128 new cases of COVID-19 since Friday and 22 deaths. Over 11.9 million vaccine doses have been administered and 64.7% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated, according to the DOH.
Sign up for the WTAJ Newsletter for the latest local news, weather and community events that matter to you.