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Health Dept.: 132 new COVID-19 cases in Utah; 6 new deaths

Coronavirus / COVID-19
Posted at 12:31 PM, May 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-05 14:39:55-04

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Health has released the latest case counts on COVID-19 in Utah.

56 people have died of COVID-19 in Utah, up six since Sunday.

As of Tuesday afternoon, Utah has 5,449 confirmed COVID-19 cases. Of those, 456 have been hospitalized - a hospitalization rate just above eight percent.

An estimated 2,387 people have recovered.

The health department has received test results for 126,715 people.

The Utah Department of Health does not have a news conference scheduled for Tuesday.