RIDOH reports 666 new cases of COVID-19, nine additional fatalities

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Health released the latest COVID-19 data for the state on Tuesday.

Since last Friday, there have been 666 new positive cases of COVID-19 and nine new deaths, bringing the state death toll to 1,139.

Out of the 5,855 tests taken on Monday, RIDOH reported a 2.2% positivity rate.

There are 126 Rhode Islanders hospitalized, 10 people in ICU, and six on a ventilator.

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