Crawford County added 27 coronavirus cases Tuesday and one additional death was reported, officials said.

The Department of Health reported the increase in cases in its latest data release, bringing the county's total number of COVID-19 cases to 5,397 since the pandemic began.

The county has had 637 cases over the past 14 days.

The state's online hospital dashboard listed 30 coronavirus patients hospitalized in the county Tuesday, the same number listed Monday. The number of adult patients in an intensive care unit decreased by two to six, and the number of ventilators in use dropped by 11 to three. Also, the number of adult ICU beds available increased by four to eight.

The Crawford County Coroner's office reported one additional COVID-related death to the Tribune on Tuesday, bringing the total number of deaths in the county to 129. The death took place in Vernon Township on Dec. 31 but was not reported until Tuesday because of a clerical error by a hospice agency.

Out of the 27 new cases reported Tuesday, 11 were from the Meadville area, according to ZIP code data from the state.

In other COVID-related news:

• The department reported 3,472 partial doses of coronavirus vaccine have been administered within Crawford County — an increase of 644 doses — and 1,146 full vaccinations have been administered — an increase of 86.

• Regionally, since the state started tracking COVID-19, Erie County has had 13,462 cases (an increase of 132 from Monday), Mercer County 6,720 (up 48), Venango County 2,780 (up 23) and Warren County 1,787 (up 14).

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