RIDOH reports 9 new deaths and 901 new positive cases Friday

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Health released its latest coronavirus data Friday. They report 9 new deaths and 901 new positive cases.

There are currently 384 Rhode Islanders hospitalized for the virus, 51 being treated in the ICU and 35 using a ventilator.

The state has now surpassed two-thousand deaths, recording 2,005 COVID related deaths since the pandemic began. A total of 104,443 people have tested positive for the virus.

An update to vaccinations across the state shoes that 41,977 people have received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 9,243 have been fully vaccinated.

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