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Cases of coronavirus in Kansas top 8,500, with 5 more deaths

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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment reported the latest coronavirus cases in the state on Wednesday.

Overall, the state has had 8,539 cases. That’s 199 more than Monday.

Since Monday’s report, the state has recorded 5 new deaths, bringing the total number of deaths linked to COVID-19 to 178. There have been 20 new hospitalizations.

There have been 62,664 negative tests.

The highest case counts in the state are from Finney, Ford, Seward, Wyandotte, Leavenworth and Johnson, Lyon, and Sedgwick counties.

As of noon, Wednesday, May 20, Sedgwick County had 539 cases of COVID-19 and 20 related deaths. The cases of coronavirus increased one from yesterday. There have been 367 recoveries.

CountyConfirmed
Anderson1
Atchison20
Barber1
Barton42
Bourbon8
Brown6
Butler34
Chase4
Chautauqua4
Cherokee9
Cheyenne2
Clark33
Clay5
Cloud5
Coffey50
Comanche2
Cowley5
Crawford6
Dickinson3
Doniphan13
Douglas66
Edwards5
Ellis10
Ellsworth2
Finney1,454
Ford1,738
Franklin34
Geary17
Gove1
Grant17
Gray22
Greenwood8
Hamilton18
Harper2
Harvey15
Haskell21
Hodgeman4
Jackson94
Jefferson22
Jewell4
Johnson829
Kearny45
Kiowa2
Labette22
Lane3
Leavenworth1,079
Linn10
Lyon403
Marion7
McPherson27
Meade29
Miami7
Mitchell4
Montgomery19
Morris5
Morton5
Nemaha15
Neosho2
Ness1
Norton2
Osage7
Osborne2
Ottawa4
Phillips2
Pottawatomie27
Pratt2
Reno52
Republic4
Rice4
Riley63
Rooks7
Saline28
Scott13
Sedgwick573
Seward866
Shawnee291
Sheridan2
Sherman7
Smith2
Stafford1
Stanton9
Stevens29
Sumner8
Trego1
Wabaunsee31
Wilson1
Woodson6
Wyandotte1,374
Furnas County, NE8
Hitchcock County, NE1
Red Willow County, NE5
Beaver County, OK24
Harper County, OK1
Kay County, OK52
Texas County, OK908

County list updated: May 29, 2020
Sources:
Kansas Dept of Health and Environment

Harvey County Health Department
Sedgwick County Health Department
Nebraska Dept of Health & Human Services
Oklahoma State Dept of Health

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