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CORONAVIRUS: Florida Hits 1600 Deaths, Infected Nears 39,000

Florida Covid-19 News

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The numbers are big as Florida enters another weekend of COVID-19 counting. There are at least 38,828 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state, as the death count hits an even 1,600. At least 6,765 people are — or have been — hospitalized with COVID-19 related issues in Florida since the outbreak began.

Yet again, the “new case” count has risen in three of the last three reports from the health department.

In Palm Beach County, the infected count is 3587 and the death count stands at 222. The median age of those infected is down to 54.

In Boca Raton, at least 491 cases of COVID-19 are confirmed, it’s 372 in Delray Beach and 423 in Boynton Beach.

Of all confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Florida, 36 percent come from Miami-Dade County, 15 percent from from Broward County, and 9 percent are logged as Palm Beach County.

Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach Counties lead the state in infections.


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