December 8, 2021 – Allegany Co Reports Three Covid Related Deaths

December 8, 2021

A 69-Year-Old Male is the 77th, a 68-Year-Old Male is 78th, and a 66-Year-Old Male is the 79th
Allegany County Residents to Pass Away as a Result of COVID-19

The Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is sad to report to our residents and community
that there have been three (3) additional COVID-19 related deaths bringing our local total to 79. These
deaths, a male age 69, a male age 68, and a male age 66 were due to complications or a consequence
of COVID-19. We extend our deepest condolences to their families, and we ask that you respect the
families’ privacy during this difficult time.

The Allegany County Department of Health is making a plea to our County residents, if you have not
been vaccinated yet, please get vaccinated. If you have been vaccinated, please get your booster.
Getting the COVID-19 vaccine has shown to reduce the risk of hospitalizations, serious illness, and
death.

COVID-19 is affecting younger and younger individuals and has impacted many of our loved ones,
friends, and neighbors. Our hospitals and emergency services are seeing all-time high numbers. Help
us to help you make Allegany County a safe and healthy place to live, work, attend school, visit and
play.

If you are looking for a vaccination location, go to www.alleganyco.com, see the Allegany
County Department of Health Facebook page, visit www.vaccines.gov, or call the Allegany
County Department of Health at (585) 268-9250 for more information.