Bristol has small increase in confirmed coronavirus cases, updates for Southington, Plainville, Plymouth

Published on Wednesday, 23 September 2020 16:26


Twenty-six of the 73 patients currently hospitalized with coronavirus are in Hartford County, according to data released by state health officials. That is the most among counties in the state. There was an additional three patients hospitalized Wednesday.

Statewide, there were 10,074 coronavirus tests reported Wednesday with 155 coming back as positive cases. There was one additional coronavirus-associated death, bringing the total number to 4,497.

New Britain had another six residents confirmed as having tested positive for coronavirus Wednesday. The city also had a decrease in probable virus cases, going from 61 to 59. They have had 1,468 confirmed and 59 probable coronavirus cases since reporting began.

Bristol had an additional two residents confirmed as having tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the city’s total to 702. Bristol also has had 17 probable cases, which saw no change Wednesday.

After having zero new cases Tuesday, Newington had an additional one confirmed coronavirus case Wednesday. The town has had 436 confirmed and 21 probable cases in all.

Berlin reached 200 in residents confirmed as having tested positive for coronavirus Wednesday. The town has now had 200 confirmed and nine probable cases since reporting began.

Southington, Plainville and Plymouth had no changes.

Southington remained at 393 confirmed and 16 probable cases; Plainville is still at 192 confirmed and two probable cases; and Plymouth remained at 81 confirmed and five probable cases.

Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington Herald on Wednesday, 23 September 2020 16:26. Updated: Wednesday, 23 September 2020 16:28.