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Department of Health confirms 572 new cases, two new deaths in Saturday's COVID-19 case count

Posted at 1:12 PM, Sep 12, 2020

The Utah Department of Health has released an update to COVID-19 cases across the state.

New Cases
572 new cases have been reported, bringing the statewide total to 57,247.

Tests Conducted
4,422 new tests have been conducted. 712,229 people in Utah have now been tested for COVID-19.
The rolling seven-day average of cases is now 421 cases per day, or approximately 9.2% of those tested.

120 people are currently hospitalized. There have been 3,311 hospitalizations since March.

Approximately 48,369 people are considered recovered, having tested positive for the virus three weeks ago, and not passing away as a result of it.

Two new deaths have been reported, bringing the statewide death toll to 433. The newly reported deaths include:

  • Male, age 65-84, Davis County resident, long-term care facility resident
  • Male, age 45-64, Salt Lake County resident, hospitalized