Rensselaer County announces 40 new COVID cases in update

Rensselaer County

TROY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Rensselaer County Health Department has confirmed 40 new cases of the coronavirus. The new cases are the highest new cases in a single day since the start of the pandemic.

The county’s seven-day infection rate, according to New York State is 1.9%.

The new cases include:

  • A new case involving a 22-year-old Troy man.
  • A new case involving a 21-year-old Troy woman.
  • A new case involving a 74-year-old Troy man.
  • A new case involving a 63-year-old Troy man.
  • A new case involving a 19-year-old Sand Lake man.
  • A new case involving a 17-year-old Troy boy who is a student at Lansingburgh Central School District.
  • A new case involving a 68-year-old East Greenbush man.
  • A new case involving a 46-year-old Troy man.
  • A new case involving an 18-year-old Schaghticoke woman.
  • A new case involving an 82-year-old North Greenbush man.
  • A new case involving a 29-year-old Hoosick woman.
  • A new case involving a 22-year-old Troy man.
  • A new case involving a 29-year-old Troy man.
  • A new case involving a 23-year-old Troy man.
  • A new case involving a 28-year-old Troy woman.
  • A new case involving a 15-year-old Troy boy who is a student at Troy City School District.
  • A new case involving a 36-year-old Troy woman.
  • A new case involving a 20-year-old Sand Lake man.
  • A new case involving a 46-year-old Sand Lake woman.
  • A new case involving a 49-year-old Sand Lake man.
  • A new case involving a 56-year-old Troy man.
  • A new case involving a 54-year-old Troy woman.
  • A new case involving a 17-year-old Sand Lake boy who is a student at Averill Park Central School District.
  • A new case involving a 40-year-old Sand Lake woman.
  • A new case involving a 14-year-old Sand Lake boy who is a student at Averill Park Central School District.
  • A new case involving a 76-year-old East Greenbush man.
  • A new case involving a four-year-old Troy girl.
  • A new case involving a seven-year-old Troy girl.
  • A new case involving an 81-year-old Troy woman.
  • A new case involving a 47-year-old Schodack man.
  • A new case involving a 19-year-old Poestenkill woman.
  • A new case involving a 90-year-old Troy woman who is a resident at Eddy Heritage House in Troy.
  • A new case involving a 37-year-old East Greenbush woman.
  • A new case involving a 45-year-old Troy woman.
  • A new case involving a 55-year-old Rensselaer woman.
  • A new case involving a 14-year-old North Greenbush boy who is a student at Averill Park Central School District.
  • A new case involving a 34-year-old Rensselaer woman who is employed as a CNA at the Van Rensselaer Manor in North Greenbush.
  • A new case involving a 24-year-old Troy woman.
  • A new case involving a 38-year-old Troy woman.
  • A new case involving a 53-year-old Troy man.

There are 13 residents hospitalized for COVID-19, including one in ICU. There are now 1,036 residents in monitor quarantine, including 786 due to exposure and 250 due to travel.

There have been 93,227 tests administered to date, including 1,213 recorded Wednesday. There have been 50 deaths of residents due to COVID-19 with the latest deaths reported Wednesday. , November 18.

The county also announced 14 new cases as cleared for recovery. There have been 1,185 cases cleared to date.


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