State updates latest COVID-19 statistics

State updates latest COVID-19 statistics
WWNY- COVID-19 Updates (Source: WWNY)

ALBANY, N.Y. (WWNY) - It’s been 35 days straight that the state has had a COVID-19 infection rate below 1 percent.

There were nearly 90,000 COVID-19 tests reported to the state Thursday, .98 percent of which were positive.

The north country’s rate was .2 percent.

Five people statewide died from the illness, which also had 474 people in hospitals, 120 in intensive care, and 54 on ventilators.

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