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Colorado Changes it Wuhan Virus Death Count, Claims Fewer People Have Died than Previously Reported

According to a Fox News report, Colorado has changed the way it counts Wuhan virus deaths that lowered the statewide figure from more than 1,000 to 878.

Fox 31 Denver reported on May 15, 2020 that the change came following the Colorado’s Department of Public Health admission that its Wuhan virus death toll was counting individuals who tested for the Wuhan virus but died of other causes.

The department now claims that 1,150 Coloradoans died of the Wuhan virus but only 878 of those deaths were because of the virus.

“We have been reporting at the state, deaths among people who had COVID-19 at the time of death and the cause of that death may or may not have been COVID-19,” Dr. Eric France, the health department’s chief medical officer told the station.

Read the full story from Big League Politics

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