RIDOH reports 198 positive cases and 3 deaths related to coronavirus

PROVIDENCE, R.I (WLNE) The Department of Health reported 198 new positive cases and 3 deaths related to COVID-19 on Friday.

The new numbers bring the state’s total to 27,691 positive cases, and 1,152 deaths cumulatively.

The state has administered 935,623 total tests.

According to the DOH, 137 people are hospitalized, with 14 in the ICU and 5 needing a ventilator.

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