Maine CDC reports 38 additional COVID-19 cases, one new death
AUGUSTA, Maine (WMTW) —
The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported an increase of 38 COVID-19 cases on Friday and one new death.
The additional cases bring the total since the beginning of the outbreak last year to 68,487.
The number of Mainers with COVID-19 who have died is now 844. Friday’s new death was reported in York County.
The Maine CDC reported that 739,812 Mainers, or 55.04% of the population, have received a final dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
Aroostook County had no new cases, the total remains at 1,882.
MAINE CORONAVIRUS DATA:
- Deaths: 844
- Total cases: 68,487
- Cumulative positivity rate: 2.8%
- 14-day positivity rate: 1.6%
- Currently hospitalized: 45
- Patients in intensive care: 24
- Patients on ventilators: 14
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