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Health Dept.: 1,846 confirmed COVID-19 cases, up 108 since Tuesday

Posted at 12:40 PM, Apr 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-08 14:52:20-04

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Health's latest COVID-19 counts show there are 1,846 lab-confirmed cases in Utah.

That's an increase of 108 cases in Utah since Tuesday's case counts were released.

So far, the Health Department has received confirmed test results for 36,116 people. About five percent of those tests were positive.

158 of the 36,116 people who tested positive for COVID-19 in Utah have required hospitalization - a hospitalization rate of about 8.5 percent.

13 people have died of COVID-19 in Utah.