Clinton County reports 7th COVID-19-related death

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WILMINGTON — A Clinton County man with COVID-19 has died, the Clinton County Health District reported Wednesday morning.

He was in his 70s and had underlying health conditions.

The Clinton County fatalities that officials said were coronavirus-related (and the dates reported) were:

• July 10 — a man in his 80s

• July 14 — a woman in her 30s

• July 21 — a man in his 70s

• July 21 — a man in his 80s

• July 27 — a woman in her 70s

• July 29 — a woman in her 90s

• Aug. 12 — a man in his 70s

All were reported to have had “underlying health conditions.”

To minimize the spread of COVID-19, Clinton Countians are reminded to follow the “Stay Safe Ohio” order, wear face masks, practice social/physical distancing and wash their hands often, advises the CCHD.

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