Coronavirus in Maryland: 1,584 new cases, positivity rate 5.51%
BALTIMORE, MD (WEAA) —Maryland’s coronavirus cases and positivity rate are rising.
As of 10 a.m. Thursday, officials report an increase of 1,584 new coronavirus cases since Wednesday morning.
Data shows 17 deaths have also been reported within 24 hours.
Today, @MDHealthDept reports 412,928 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Maryland.— Maryland Department of Health (@MDHealthDept) April 1, 2021
The statewide positivity rate is now 5.51%.
Maryland has 8,118 deaths, 3,174,552 negative tests and 9,875 patients have been released from isolation.https://t.co/9LEHaSDimJ pic.twitter.com/6yGT82dco7
The state’s positivity rate is 5.51%.
Currently, 1,013 patients are hospitalized due to the virus.
Governor Larry Hogan provided a coronavirus update Thursday afternoon.