RIDOH reports 156 new coronavirus cases, one new death

Covid Tests
A file photo of COVID-19 tests. (WLNE)

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Health reported 156 new coronavirus cases for Thursday, as the state remains in the substantial transmission category.

One more person has died from coronavirus, bringing the state’s total fatalities to 2,740.

Thirty-one people are currently hospitalized with the virus. Seven of those patients are in the ICU, and three are on a ventilator.

 

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