Multiple outlet are reporting that Frederick County confirms its first case of Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Frederick County is now the 10th County in Maryland plus Baltimore City with confirmed cases of Coronavirus. The reported case count this morning was 37 cases in Maryland. With this report and the earlier report of 3 new cases in Howard County we are over 40 in the state now.

Here is what we know about the locations up to this point:

  • 15 in Prince George’s County
  • 10 in Montgomery County
  • 4 in Baltimore County
  • 4 Howard County
  • 2 in Harford County
  • 1 Charles County
  • 1 Anne Arundel County
  • 1 Carroll County
  • 1 Baltimore City
  • 1 Talbot County
  • 1 Frederick County

Here is the site to keep an eye on in Howard County for updates: https://www.howardcountymd.gov/Departments/Health/MM-Alerts-and-Recalls

Here is a site to watch for information on Maryland cases: https://phpa.health.maryland.gov/Pages/Novel-coronavirus.aspx.

The Washington Post has some interesting (all be it not totally up to date) tracking information for the DMV area (https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/local/dc-maryland-virginia-coronavirus-cases/?itid=lk_inline_manual_4)

This is a good site to keep up to date with the latest coronavirus announcements worldwide:  (Worldometer) https://www.worldometers.info/coronavirus/ or (Johns Hopkins) https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html.

Scott E