There were eight new cases of COVID-19 and no additional deaths reported by the state for Butler County on Wednesday.
This statistic reflects the continuing trend of declining COVID cases for the county over the past couple of weeks.
As of Wednesday morning the Butler Health System reports that Butler Memorial Hospital was treating four patients for the coronavirus with one COVID patient in the ICU. This is a decrease from six patients receiving local hospitalized care on Friday.
Statewide, there were just under 500 new cases reported on Wednesday and 22 new deaths bringing the statewide total to 27,417 since the beginning of the pandemic.