215 new cases among 3,502 tested Friday, 10 additional deaths for the state

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – The RIDOH released new numbers Saturday morning.

On Friday May 15, 3,502 people were tested in the state.

215 of the 3,502 people tested on Friday, had positive test results.

There are currently 273 people in the hospital, 66 in the ICU and 44 on a ventilator.

Rhode Island sadly reports an additional 10 deaths, bringing the state’s death toll to 489.

This marks the first weekend that Gov. Raimondo is not providing a daily press briefing. Her next press briefing for the state is set for Monday, May 18.

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