RIDOH reports 84 new cases and 5 new deaths Thursday

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – On Thursday, the Rhode Island Department of Health reported 84 new cases of the coronavirus and 5 additional deaths.

On Wednesday, 7,833 tests were conducted. The positivity rate for Wednesday was 1.1 percent.

Currently there are 76 people in the hospital, with 5 in the ICU, and 3 using a ventilator.

The coronavirus has allowed for 22,782 positive cases in the state and has caused 1,067 coronavirus related fatalities.

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