ATHENS, Ala. (WAFF) - Officials confirm a patient at the Senior Rehab and Recovery Center at the Limestone Health Facility died from COVID-19 last week.
That’s according to a doctor at the facility.
That patient passed away after being transported to the Athens-Limestone Hospital for treatment.
Last week, we learned that 23 patients tested positive for COVID-19. There are now 36 residents and 18 employees who have tested positive.
Positive residents have been placed in a temporary COVID unit.