Kenosha Coronavirus Update 4/23/2020

KENOSHA, WI (WLIP)—Kenosha has 294 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 139 probable cases. The County Division of Health reports six deaths. Wisconsin has more than 48-hundred cases and 246 deaths.

Kenosha’s hospitalization rate is at 18 percent, well below Wisconsin’s rate of 27 percent. Kenosha’s fatality rate is at 2 percent. County Division of Health Director Dr Jen Freiheit says that the priority this week is testing.

Dr Freiheit says that while state criteria for testing has been loosened, people without symptoms still cannot qualify for a test.