Lagging Indicator: Highest Death Figure Since March

COLUMBUS, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Deaths are said to be a lagging indicator when it comes to coronavirus statistics.

So despite a lot of falling numbers, the state reported 339 new deaths on Friday, the highest number since March.

Eight of the deaths are from Stark County.

Ohio had nearly 4100 new cases on Friday, with 135 out of Stark County.

Ohio updates the death figures two days a week.