COVID-19 numbers trending in positive direction

SMYRNA – The statistics and case numbers surrounding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Delaware continue to trend is a mostly positive direction, according to figures released by the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) on Sunday.

There were two additional deaths attributed to COVID-19, which brought the total number of those who have succumbed to the coronavirus to 326, and 119 new cases were reported as of 6 p.m. on Saturday. The number of people hospitalized by the virus only increased by one since Friday to 211.

Meanwhile, the number of recovered patients increased by 144 from Friday to a total of 4,598, which helped lower the number of active cases to 3,885, which is the lowest level in nearly 10 days.


Helpful Coronavirus links

Delaware Division of Health Coronavirus Page
CDC: About the Coronavirus Disease 2019
CDC: What to do if You Are Sick
Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
AP News Coronavirus Coverage
Reopening Delaware: Resources for Businesses
Delaware Phase 2 guidance

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