St. Charles County reported three COVID-19 deaths and three new cases on Monday, May 11 for a new total of 50 deaths and 663 cases since the onset of the pandemic.

The newly deceased were three women in their 70s, 80s and 90s, respectively.

With 663 positive tests and 50 deaths, 7.5% of the people in the county who tested positive have died.

Of those 663 cases, 84 or 12.5% of cases in the county were African Americans. According to U.S. Census data, 5.1% of the county’s residents are black. The race was not specified for 88 (13.1%) of the cases.

The American has asked for demographic data on deaths in the county as well.

After Gov. Mike Parson lifted his limited public health order on May 4, St. Charles County also lifted its limited public health order.

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