Maryland adds 276 coronavirus cases, lowest number of new cases since last summer
BALTIMORE, MD (WEAA) —Maryland health officials say 276 new cases of the coronavirus have been reported since Sunday morning.
According to records, this is the lowest number of newly confirmed cases since July 6, 2020.
State health officials say virus-related hospitalizations have dropped under 800 for the first time since March 15.
Governor Larry Hogan says hospitalizations are down 59.1% from their winter peak.
Maryland is reporting more than 5.25 million COVID-19 vaccinations, and 64.5% of Maryland adults have received at least one dose.— Governor Larry Hogan (@GovLarryHogan) May 10, 2021
Maryland’s positivity rate has dropped to 3.06%, the lowest level since October 23.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 64.5% of adults in Maryland have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Today, @MDHealthDept reports 453,401 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Maryland.— Maryland Department of Health (@MDHealthDept) May 10, 2021
The statewide positivity rate is now 3.06%.
Maryland has 8,670 deaths, 3,389,496 negative tests and 10,365 patients have been released from isolation.https://t.co/9LEHaSDimJ pic.twitter.com/GUvSdeyEf7