The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed an additional 2,900 coronavirus cases in the state Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 220,566 throughout all 67 counties.
Seventy-five percent of the state’s total cases are considered to be recovered.
State health officials reported 47 more coronavirus-related deaths, bringing Pennsylvania’s death toll to 8,937.
Cambria and Huntingdon counties each reported two additional deaths Thursday.
There have been 10,842 confirmed cases in our viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 113 total deaths.
Two-hundred and seventy seven new cases were reported in our viewing area Thursday.
Blair County reported 79, Centre County reported 55, Huntingdon County reported 40, Bedford County reported 38 and Cambria County reported 36.
Meanwhile, Clearfield County reported 15, Elk County reported seven, Jefferson County reported four and Somerset County reported three new cases.
According to the Department of Health, 2,391,336 patients have tested negative for the virus.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between October 29 and November 4 is 288,689 with 16,992 positive cases. There were 43,941 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., November 4.