Bristol has nearly 10 more residents confirmed as having tested positive for coronavirus

Published on Wednesday, 21 October 2020 17:32
Written by BRAD CARROLL

@bradgameday

Bristol had another nine residents confirmed as having tested positive for coronavirus Wednesday, and has had 36 since the beginning of the weekend, according to state health officials. The city has now had 833 confirmed and 21 probable cases of the virus overall.

After having 59 residents confirmed as having tested positive for coronavirus from Friday to Tuesday, New Britain had just one additional case in that category Wednesday. The city is now up to 1,755 confirmed and 72 probable cases since reporting began.

Newington had another two residents confirmed as testing positive for coronavirus Wednesday, for totals that now stand at 502 confirmed and 23 probable cases.

Southington had one additional resident confirmed as having tested positive for coronavirus. The town has had 445 confirmed and 18 probable cases overall.

Berlin had four more residents confirmed as having tested positive for coronavirus Wednesday and has had seven over the past two days. Overall, the town has had 233 confirmed and 14 probable cases.

Plainville had an additional one resident confirmed as having tested positive for the virus for totals that now stand at 226 confirmed and four probable.

Plymouth had no changes Wednesday, remaining at 87 confirmed and five probable cases.

Statewide, there were 15,846 tests reported with 416 coming back as positive cases. There were eight additional deaths reported for a total that stands at 4,567. There was a decrease of four in patients hospitalized with the coronavirus for a total of 213.



Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington Herald on Wednesday, 21 October 2020 17:32. Updated: Wednesday, 21 October 2020 17:34.