The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported 3,322 new coronavirus cases in the state Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 1,146,398 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 3,349,820 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 50 new COVID-related deaths, bringing Pennsylvania’s death toll to 26,179.
There have been 73,668 confirmed cases in our 10-county viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 1,701 deaths.
There were 237 new cases and eight more deaths reported in our viewing area.
Cambria reported an increase of 76 new cases, Centre reported 45, Blair reported 29, Somerset reported 25, Huntingdon reported 22, Clearfield reported 21, Bedford reported 10, Elk reported six, and Jefferson reported three.
As for deaths, Bedford, Cambria and Clearfield each reported two while Blair and Somerset each reported one.
According to the Department of Health, 4,382,980 patients have tested negative for the virus.