State has first coronavirus-associated death since Thursday, plus case updates for Bristol, Plymouth, Plainville, Southington

Published on Tuesday, 1 September 2020 16:32
Written by BRAD CARROLL

@bradgameday

The state suffered its first coronavirus-associated death since last Thursday, with one added to the overall total that stands at 4,466, according to data released by state health officials. There were 19,245 tests were reported Tuesday with 127 coming back as positive cases.

There were four additional patients hospitalized with coronavirus for a total of 56.

New Britain had one additional confirmed coronavirus case to add to its overall total Tuesday. The city has had 1,290 confirmed and 57 probable cases since reporting began.

After having an increase of 10 confirmed cases over the weekend, Bristol had no changes Tuesday. The city remained at 670 confirmed and 17 probable cases.

Berlin had an increase of one confirmed case Tuesday, moving to 185 confirmed and nine probable cases since reporting began.

For the second straight day, Plymouth had an additional resident confirmed as having testing positive for coronavirus. The town has had 77 confirmed and five probable cases overall.

Newington, Southington and Plainville all had no changes.

Newington remained at 409 confirmed and 20 probable cases; Southington stayed at 364 confirmed and 15 probable cases; and Plainville has had 179 confirmed and two probable cases.



Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington Herald on Tuesday, 1 September 2020 16:32. Updated: Tuesday, 1 September 2020 16:34.