Second Time This Week Wisconsin Sets Single Day Jump In COVID-19 Cases

(Dodge County) The Wisconsin Department of Health yesterday reporting the biggest single day jump in the number of coronavirus cases, an increase of 304 positive cases with 5356 now confirmed. Of those cases, 1353 people required hospitalization, which is 25-percent. Five additional deaths on Friday, bringing the total to 262. To date, over 54-thousand Wisconsinites have been tested and were found not to have coronavirus. Dodge County now has 21 positive cases while the number of negative results increased from 714 on Thursday to 753 on Friday. Dodge County reported its first death last week; a resident who died out of state. Washington County has experienced four deaths with 91 people testing positive. Fond du Lac County has three deaths on record with 67 positive tests. There has been one death in Columbia County and 27 positive cases. Jefferson County is at 38 positive cases. Green Lake County has one positive case.