The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported a record single-day total of 11,406 new coronavirus cases in the state Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 386,837 throughout all 67 counties since the beginning of the pandemic.
Fifty-nine percent of the state’s total cases are considered to be recovered.
State health officials also reported 187 more coronavirus-related deaths, bringing Pennsylvania’s death toll to 10,944.
According to the Department of Health, 5,071 people are hospitalized with the virus across Pennsylvania and and 1,065 are in the Intensive Care Unit.
Health officials say there are 616 available ICU beds in the state.
There have been 24,735 confirmed cases in our viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 371 deaths.
Five hundred and eighty-eight cases were reported in our viewing area Thursday, as well as 37 additional deaths.
Cambria County reported 139 new cases, Blair County reported 98, Somerset County reported 68, Clearfield County reported 66, Centre County reported 65, Jefferson County reported 53, Bedford County reported 48, Huntingdon County reported 39, Elk County reported 11 and Cameron County reported one more case.
Centre County reported nine more deaths while Cambria County reported eight more.
Bedford County reported seven more deaths, Clearfield County reported five more and Blair and Huntingdon counties reported three more.
Elk and Somerset counties each reported one more death.
According to the Department of Health, 2,872,557 patients have tested negative for the virus.