Joplin Health Department announces two covid-19 deaths Wednesday

Joplin Area Coronavirus

JOPLIN, Mo. — The Joplin Health Department reports two more deaths from covid-19.

Health officials say coronavirus was a significant condition contributing to these deaths.

Both individuals were male.

One was 73-years-old and the other was 71-years-old.

This marks 28 deaths in the city of Joplin since the coronavirus pandemic began.

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