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FLORIDA COVID: Death Count Officially Passes 17,000

FLORIDA COVID-19 reporting from BocaNewsNow.com

More Than 31,000 NEW COVID-19 Cases Logged In Florida In Just One Week

FLORIDA COVID-19

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Updated 1:44 pm November 6, 2020) — COVID-19 continues to ravage Florida as deaths officially pass the 17,000 mark and infections top 832,000. There are now at least 17,014 confirmed COVID-19 deaths.

The latest COVID-19 report from the Florida Department of Health reveals 5195 new cases were logged statewide on Thursday with 92 new deaths. The positivity rate in Florida, based solely on Thursday tests, is 6.36 percent.

In Palm Beach County, another 363 COVID-19 cases were added on Thursday through 11:59 p.m. with 2 new deaths. The positivity rate for Thursday’s tests is 4.61 percent in PBC.


The Palm Beach County total, according to the Florida Department of Health, is now 54,624 with 1606 deaths. Statewide, Florida has logged at least 832,625 COVID-19 infections.


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