RIDOH reports 845 new cases of COVID-19, 10 additional deaths

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Health announced the latest COVID-19 data on Wednesday.

RIDOH reported a positivity rate of 5.6%. The Department of Health says there have been 845 new cases of COVID-19 and 10 additional deaths since Tuesday.

These 10 deaths bring Rhode Island’s death toll to 1,335.

There was a 5.6% positivity rate on Tuesday, according to RIDOH.

There are currently 357 Rhode Islanders hospitalized. 35 patients are in the ICU and 16 are on a ventilator.

Governor Gina Raimondo is set to hold her weekly coronavirus briefing at 1 p.m.

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