AUGUSTA – The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported Thursday that there were 28 news cases of COVID-19 across the state but that the death toll held steady at 95.
On its web site, Maine CDC said the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases across the state now stands at 2,446, up 28 from Wednesday. Of the total, 265 of the cases were defined as probable cases.
The latest CDC COVID-19 statistics show 1,739 people have recovered from the virus since it hit Maine, while 291 people have required hospitalization to treat the virus. Those totals are the same as Wednesday.
So far, nearly 60,000 people in Maine have been tested for COVID-19.
Join us at 1 p.m. on Fox 22 for live coverage of Maine CDC’s daily briefing with Director Dr. Nirav Shah, who today will be joined by Jeanne Lambrew of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services and Commissioner Heather Johnson of the Maine Department of Economic and Community Development.
The briefing also will be streamed live on our website and Facebook page.
For more information about COVID-19 in Maine, visit the Maine CDC website.