First Hancock County coronavirus case reported



ELLSWORTH — Coronavirus has reached Hancock County.

During his daily briefing Thursday morning, Dr. Nirav Shah, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention, said one case of coronavirus has been recorded in Hancock County.

The total number of cases has reached 52, with 40 confirmed and 10 presumptive positives, which are positive test results from outside labs which have to be confirmed by the state lab. Four people are hospitalized and one has recovered.