Connecticut's infection rate drops from 'concerning' 1.6% to 1%: Lamont

Drawings and messages honoring medical workers hang in a Stamford Hospital intensive care unit (ICU), on April 24, 2020 in Stamford, Connecticut.
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By 1010 WINS

HARTFORD, CT (1010 WINS) -- Connecticut’s COVID-19 infection rate dropped to 1 percent on Friday after rising to a “concerning” 1.6 percent on Thursday, Gov. Ned Lamont said. 

Of the 13,865 COVID-19 test results that came back in Connecticut on Thursday, 141, or 1 percent, were positive, Lamont tweeted.