Orleans County has registered its first Covid-19-related death, the Genesee and Orleans County Health Departments announced Thursday.
The person who died was older than 65 and had been under mandatory isolation, the health departments said in a news release.
No further information about the person was released.
As of Wednesday, there had been 34 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Orleans County, officials have said.
As of early Thursday afternoon, there have been 123 Covid-19-related deaths in Western New York during the pandemic. Cattaraugus County is the only Western New York county without a confirmed Covid death, as of Thursday morning.