Now At Least 18,994 Dead In Florida. Palm Beach County ICU Availability Declines.
BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida death count continues to soar as the state added a stunning number of new COVID-19 cases in just one week. Over the past seven days, Florida logged 58,865 confirmed COVID-19 cases. That brings Florida’s total to 1,039,207. At least 18,994 people are dead due to COVID-19 in the state.
Florida added 9,987 COVID-19 cases on Thursday with 120 new deaths.
In Palm Beach County, 617 new COVID-19 cases were added on Thursday with 10 new deaths. At least 4,557 people have been hospitalized with COVID-19 issues in Palm Beach County. The total infection count in Palm Beach County is 67,736. The death count is 1,719.
The ICU availability count in Palm Beach County is nearing the danger zone of 25 percent. It stands at 26.39 percent as of 4:12 p.m. eastern time on Friday. 275 people are currently hospitalized with a “primary diagnosis of COVID-19” according to the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration. Statewide, 4,334 people are hospitalized for COVID-19.
Content copyright © 2022 Metro Desk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. BocaNewsNow.com ® is a registered trademark. BocaRudeton™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. Sirens™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “You hear sirens, we know where they went,”™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “Don’t Want To Be Seen Here? Don’t Be Rude Here!™” is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. We vigorously protect our intellectual property and journalistic product. Broadcast stations must credit BocaNewsNow.com on air. Print must refer to BocaNewsNow.com. Online must link to BocaNewsNow.com. We have agreements with several organizations. Contact news (at) bocanewsnow.com. Call 866-4-FL-NEWS. Arrest reports are police accusations. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law.
The Latest From BocaNewsNow.com
- REMINDER: SKIP “GO FUND ME,” FOR IAN DONATIONS, STICK TO LEGIT CHARITIES
- Two South Palm Beach County Parks To Remain Closed Until Saturday
- Crash Leaves Pedestrian Dead In North Broward County
- All Palm Beach County Operations Return To Normal On Friday
- Palm Beach County Schools Reopen Friday
- Tropical Storm Warning Canceled For Palm Beach County
- Tropical Storm Warning Remains In Effect Until Early Afternoon In Palm Beach County
- 17-Year-Old Enters Water In Highland Beach During Ian, Needs Rescue
- TORNADO KINGS POINT: Images From Restricted Area