The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported an increase of 4,717 new coronavirus cases in the state Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 870,321 throughout all 67 counties since the beginning of the pandemic.
The Department of Health says the daily COVID-19 data was delayed Monday as a result of technical maintenance to the data server on Sunday.
Tuesday’s report is a two-day total.
Eighty-five percent of the state’s total cases are considered to be recovered.
There have been 66,349 confirmed cases in our 10-county viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 1,918 deaths.
Three hundred and ninety-five new cases and eleven more deaths were reported in our viewing area.
Cambria reported an increase of 94 new cases since Sunday, Centre reported 88, Blair reported 78, Clearfield reported 42, Somerset reported 27, Elk reported 21, Bedford reported 18, Jefferson reported 14 and Huntingdon reported 13.
As for deaths, Blair reported four more while Cambria reported three more.
Jefferson reported two more deaths while Bedford and Huntingdon each reported one.
Centre and Elk each reported one less death.
According to the Department of Health, 3,709,112 patients have tested negative for the virus.