As the county's largest increase amongst reported deaths, the Madison County Health Department reported five new deaths Monday afternoon following the weekend. 

This brings the local death toll to 13 deaths related to COVID-19.

On their last social media post that included updated numbers on Friday, there were only nine recorded deaths. 

The health department noted the death in their daily social media post. 

In that same post, 11 new cases of the coronavirus were reported bringing Madison County's total to 2,300 since the pandemic began. 

Five people are being treated in the hospital, and 223 cases are recovering at home. The health department reported there are 2,059 cases which are recovered. 


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