RIDOH reports 53 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional fatality Wednesday

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Health reports 53 new positive cases and one fatality Wednesday.

This brings the state total to 22,078 cases and 1,051 deaths.

There are currently 78 people hospitalized, 8 in the ICU, and 4 requiring a ventilator.

The state of Rhode Island has conducted a total of 536,139 COVID-19 tests since the start of the pandemic.

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