Ohio reports single-day increase of 2,936 new COVID-19 cases

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Published: Oct. 11, 2021 at 2:28 PM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - As of Monday, the Ohio Department of Health said 22,819 coronavirus deaths have been reported with at least 1,470,267 cases since the start of the pandemic.

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The 24-hour increase of 2,936 reported cases is a cumulative of all positive test results as a lagging indicator the Ohio Department of Health received on Monday; not a total number of new infections reported in a single day.

An additional 271,584 total cases are presumed to be linked to COVID-19 under the CDC expanded definitions and included in the Ohio Department of Health’s reporting.

Out of the 75,581 total hospitalizations reported on Monday, at least 9,680 individuals were admitted to intensive care units.

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