Five Cases Of Coronavirus Reported In Southern Michigan
Tuesday, June 2, 2020

(UNDATED) – Only five new cases of coronavirus were reported in Southern Michigan Monday afternoon.

The Branch-Hillsdale-St. Joseph Community Health Agency says all 5 of the cases were in St. Joseph County. That brings the total number of people infected to 124 and there have been 2 deaths.

Branch County has no new cases, keeping their number of individuals with COVID-19 at 121 and 2 deaths. There were no new cases in Hillsdale County. They have 170 people with coronavirus and 24 people who have passed away.

The Michigan Department of Corrections says no new cases of COVID-19 have been reported at the Lakeland Correctional Facility in Coldwater. Currently there are 793 inmates and 34 staff members with the virus. There have been 23 inmate deaths at the facility.

Cass County has no new cases, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. There are 83 people who have coronavirus and 3 people who have died.

Statewide, 135 new cases of COVID-19 were reported around Michigan. That makes 57,532 people who have tested positive. There were also 25 deaths, which means 5,516 Michiganders have died.