JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services is reporting 1,327 cases of COVID-19 and 14 deaths as of Tuesday afternoon. That’s an increase of more than 300 new cases and one additional death since yesterday.
St. Louis City is reporting 195 cases and one death, while St. Louis County has 492 confirmed cases and three deaths.
St. Charles County is reporting two deaths and 71 positive cases of COVID-19.
In Jefferson County, 16 new positive tests were reported Tuesday, bringing the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases to 39. No deaths have been reported as of yet.
Lincoln County has reported 10 cases.
Meanwhile, Saint Louis University is hosting a clinical trial to study the intravenous anti-viral medication remdesivir.
For additional information, you can call the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services’ coronavirus hotline at 877-435-841.