RIDOH reports 263 new coronavirus cases, 1 new death

PROVIDENCE, R.I (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Health reported 263 new coronavirus cases and 1 new death on Monday.

These new numbers bring the state’s total number of cases to 150,648.

Rhode Island reported one additional death, bringing the state’s total to 2,701.

There are currently 78 Rhode Islanders hospitalized for the virus. Data shows that 18 of these patients are in the ICU and 15 are on a ventilator.

Since mid-December, 612,1404 Rhode Islanders have received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. The state reported 510,133Rhode Islanders have been fully immunized.

These data come the day before Rhode Island’s mask mandate will lift for fully vaccinated Rhode Islanders.

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