Crawford County sees higher rate of COVID-19 hospitalizations

CRAWFORD COUNTY,  Kan. – The Crawford County Health Dept. says more people who are being tested for COVID-19 are coming back with positive test results.

Officials say there has also been a shift from the younger, healthier crowd to the older, more vulnerable population.

That’s resulting in a higher number of hospitalizations over the past week.

The health department asks everyone to help flatten the curve  by wearing masks, avoiding large groups and social distancing.Crawford Covid