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Health Dept: 827 more COVID-19 cases in Utah; no new deaths

Posted at 1:04 PM, Sep 28, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Health's COVID-19 report for Monday shows an additional 827 cases—bringing the state's total to 71,442—and no new deaths.

So far, 817,461 people in Utah have been tested for the disease and the state's rolling seven-day average for the percent of positive tests is 14.

The rolling seven-day average for positive tests is 1,001 per day.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, 3,757 people in Utah have required hospitalization for COVID-19. Of those, 167 remain hospitalized.

There are 167 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19. Total hospitalizations from the beginning of the outbreak are 3,757.

A total of 453 people in Utah have died of COVID-19.

54,530 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.