RIDOH reports 20 new deaths, 1,155 new cases, hospitalizations fall slightly below 400
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Health reports 1,155 new positive cases and 20 new deaths.
A slight decline in the report of hospitalizations today, they are now reported to be 397. A total of 59 people are in the ICU and 40 are on a ventilator.
Since the pandemic plagued the area 96,591 people have tested positive and sadly 1,910 Rhode Islanders have died from the virus.
The vaccine roll-out continues in the state… 28,603 people have received their first dose of a vaccine and 1,103 people in Rhode Island have already been fully vaccinated.