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Health Dept.: 419 more COVID-19 cases in Utah; one new death

Posted at 12:58 PM, Sep 02, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Health's COVID-19 report for Wednesday shows an increase of 419 confirmed cases—bringing the state's total to 52,822—and one additional death.

668,425 people in Utah have now been tested for the disease, and the state's rolling seven-day average is 376 cases per day.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, 3,134 people in Utah have required hospitalization for COVID-19. Of those, 128 remain hospitalized.

410 people in Utah have died of COVID-19. The most recent death is:

  • Male, older than 85, Davis County resident, long term care facility resident

44,658 of Utah's cases are considered "recovered." A case with a diagnosis date of more than three weeks ago, who has not passed away, is considered recovered.