RIDOH reports 823 new cases and 17 deaths related to COVID-19

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PROVIDENCE, R.,I (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Health reported 823 new cases and 17 deaths related to coronavirus on Wednesday.

The numbers reported bring the state’s total to 102,485 positive cases and 1,987 deaths.

Rhode Island currently a 6.6% positive rate for the week. This is .8% lower than the prior week at 7.4%.

16,521 tests were administered the prior day.

At this time 38,197 people have gotten their first dose of the vaccine.

7,446 residents are fully vaccinated.

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