COVID-19 in Maryland| Governor Hogan to provide update at 5 p.m.
(BALTIMORE, MD) As of Thursday morning, health officials report 2,217 new cases of the coronavirus.
Records show, 5,152 people have died from COVID-19 in Maryland. An increase of 49 deaths since Wednesday.
Currently, 1,702 people are hospitalized with the coronavirus. Officials say 60 patients have been released since Wednesday morning.
Today, @MDHealthDept reports 243,984 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Maryland.— Maryland Department of Health (@MDHealthDept) December 17, 2020
The statewide positivity rate is now 7.73%
Maryland has 5,152 deaths, 2,374,542 negative tests and 9,044 patients have been released from isolation.https://t.co/9LEHaSUTeh pic.twitter.com/N5JPaRnCwy
Governor Larry Hogan is expected to hold a press conference regarding the coronavirus at 5 pm. You will be able to watch the livestream here.