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Friday sees 453 new COVID-19 cases in Utah; 3 additional deaths

Virus Outbreak Utah
Posted at 1:04 PM, Mar 26, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Health reported 453 new cases of COVID-19 Friday, as well as three additional deaths, all of which occurred before March 1, 2021.

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The new numbers brought the seven-day rolling average for the percent of “people over people” tests to 7.4.

There were _29,117 people vaccinated in Utah Thursday for a total of 1,262,108 vaccines administered in Utah.

Hospitalizations are down to 130.

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The state’s death toll is now at 2,901 and the newly-reported deaths are:

  • A female, between 45-64, Millard County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  • A male, between 45-64, Davis County resident, hospitalized at time of death
  • A male, between 45-64, Weber County resident, not hospitalized at time of death