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HARRISBURG — Lawrence County added two new cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, Pennsylvania health officials reported. 

The county is at 427 confirmed and 67 probable cases for a total of 492. The cases reported on Thursday included one confirmed and one probable case.

The death count stayed at 22 after rising by one on Wednesday.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, there have been 7,210 negative tests, an increase of 33 since Wednesday's report.

At UPMC Jameson, there are two COVID-19 patients hospitalized, an increase of one since Wednesday There are no ventilators in use.

In eight Lawrence County long-term care facilities, there were no new test results among employees or patients.

Cumulatively, 52 employees and 41 patients have tested positive for the virus. Eight people have died in these facilities.

Statewide, there were an additional 933 positive cases on Thursday, raising the statewide total to 147,923 since the beginning of the pandemic.

There were 10 more deaths statewide reported, bringing the total to 7,913.

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