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Health Dept.: 373 more COVID-19 cases in Utah; one new death

Virus Outbreak Utah
Posted at 12:59 PM, Sep 07, 2020

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Department of Health's COVID-19 report for Monday shows an increase of 373 confirmed cases—bringing the state's total to 55,033—and one new death.

So far, 691,743 people in Utah have been tested for COVID-19.

The state's rolling seven-day average for positive tests is 414 per day. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 3,207 people in Utah have required hospitalization for the disease. Of those, 120 remain hospitalized.

The state's death toll for COVID-19 is now 423. The new death announced Monday is:

  • Male, between 65-84, Salt Lake County resident, hospitalized at time of death

46,468 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.