May 17 we confirmed 10 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths in Pierce County. Our total is 1,795 cases and 68 deaths.
Department of Health reports 20,678 Pierce County residents were tested for COVID-19 and 8.0% were positive, as of May 15. This doesn’t include negative tests from long-term care facilities or tests not yet assigned to a county, so our positive test rate is likely lower.
Read more about today’s cases and the rest of our data on our case count page.