The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 3,686 new coronavirus cases in the state Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 1,143,076 throughout all 67 counties since the beginning of the pandemic.
Health officials say 88 percent of the state’s total cases are considered to be recovered and 3,292,263 Pennsylvanians have been fully vaccinated.
All adults are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, the Pennsylvania Department of Health announced.
State health officials reported 57 new COVID-related deaths, bringing Pennsylvania’s death toll to 26,129.
There have been 73,431 confirmed cases in our 10-county viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 1,693 deaths.
Two-hundred seventeen new cases and seven more deaths were reported in our viewing area.
Cambria reported an increase of 53 new cases, Centre reported 48, Blair reported 43, Somerset reported 28, Clearfield reported 24, Huntingdon reported 10, Bedford and Jefferson each reported 5 and Elk reported one new case. No new cases were reported in Cameron County.
As for deaths, Somerset reported two additional while Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Cameron and Centre each reported one more death.
According to the Department of Health, 4,373,088 patients have tested negative for the virus.