No statewide coronavirus-associated deaths for third straight day, none in area for 20 days

Published on Thursday, 6 August 2020 16:37
Written by BRAD CARROLL

@bradgameday

For the third straight day there were no coronavirus-associated deaths statewide, and for the 20th straight day, there were none from area cities and towns, according to data released by state health officials Thursday. There were also just 20 new coronavirus cases to report overall, after 8,984 virus tests were performed.

There was an increase of seven patients hospitalized with coronavirus, for a total of 66.

New Britain had an additional two confirmed coronavirus cases to report, bringing its totals to 1,194 confirmed and 53 probable cases and 72 confirmed and 22 probable virus-associated deaths.

Bristol had an additional confirmed virus case to report Thursday. The city has had 635 confirmed and 18 probable cases and 64 confirmed and nine probable coronavirus-associated deaths.

Newington, Southington, Plainville, Berlin and Plymouth all had no changes Thursday.

Newington has had 392 confirmed and 21 probable cases and 38 confirmed and 13 probable coronavirus-associated deaths.

Southington has had 347 confirmed and 13 probable cases and 28 confirmed and five probable virus-associated deaths.

Plainville remains at 178 confirmed and two probable cases and 25 confirmed and one probable coronavirus-associated deaths.

Berlin stayed at 175 confirmed and seven probable cases and 14 confirmed and three probable virus-associated deaths.

Plymouth has had 72 confirmed and five probable cases and one virus-associated confirmed death.



Posted in The Bristol Press, , Bristol, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington Herald on Thursday, 6 August 2020 16:37. Updated: Thursday, 6 August 2020 16:39.