Connecticut reports 1 new COVID-19 death as infection rate stays at 1.1%

A view from a 9th floor room in the Omni Hotel, overlooks downtown April 16, 2008 in New Haven, Connecticut.
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HARTFORD, CT (1010 WINS) -- Connecticut reported one new COVID-19 death on Tuesday as its infection rate remained at 1.1 percent, Gov. Ned Lamont said. 

Of the 12,044 COVID-19 test results that came back on Monday, 136, or 1.1 percent, were positive, Lamont tweeted. The state also reported a 1.1 percent infection rate on Monday, based on test results that came back on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.