Florida Adds Nearly 152,000 COVID-19 Cases

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – A study released Friday by Florida wellness officials showed the authorities had 151,760 caller COVID-19 cases during a week-long play that ended Thursday.

The authorities besides had 1,727 COVID-19 deaths during the period, bringing the full fig of deaths to 43,979 since the pandemic started successful aboriginal 2020.

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The 1,727 deaths represented a 4 percent summation successful the wide full arsenic the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus continues to dispersed crossed the state.

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Meanwhile, Florida hospitals proceed to study that astir 1 successful 3 patients who person been admitted to the facilities person COVID-19.

Ninety-four percent of the big intensive-care portion beds were occupied connected Friday, and much than fractional of the radical occupying the beds — 54 percent — had COVID-19.

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