CORONAVIRUS UTAH

2 New Deaths, 146 New Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Reported

May 6, 2020, 12:57 PM | Updated: 2:00 pm
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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Two additional deaths and 146 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Utah.

The two patients who died were both women who lived in Salt Lake County, state epidemiologist Dr. Angela Dunn said. One was 85 or older, and the other was between the ages of 18 – 60. Both were residents at separate long-term care facilities.

There have been 5,595 total lab-confirmed cases of the virus and 58 total deaths, according to the Utah Department of Health.

Of the confirmed cases, 464 required hospitalization. The state has tested 131,002 people so far, and an estimated 2,509 people have recovered.

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LIVE: State officials are holding an update on the ongoing coronavirus pandemic following news of 2 new deaths and 143 new cases.

Posted by KSL 5 TV on Wednesday, May 6, 2020


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