Pettis County added 98 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, bringing the total number of cases to 2,907, according to the Pettis County Health Center.
There are now 1,021 active cases and 1,856 residents have been released to normal activity. Twenty-three county residents are hospitalized seeking treatment for the COVID-19 virus.
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services reported a seven-day total of 30,049 cases on Wednesday or an average of 4,293 per day. There were a total of 62 deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Missouri during the last seven days, representing an average of nine deaths per day.