Missouri Sets New State COVID Record Saturday
July 18, 2020 2:38PM CDT
Missouri reported 958 new cases of COVID-19 Saturday, a new record for the state. That tops the 936 reported Tuesday, and brings the state total to 32,248. The largest number in a five-year age group is 3,551 among those 20-to-24, followed by 3,223 among those 25-to-29. Only 2,311 are among those 80 and up, yet those account for 590 of the deaths statewide so far. Nine more deaths were reported Saturday, bringing that total to 1,130.