Connecticut reports 1 new COVID-19 death, 1.5% infection rate: Lamont

Downtown Stamford is viewed on September 9, 2015 in Stamford, Connecticut.
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By 1010 WINS

HARTFORD, CT (1010 WINS) -- Connecticut reported one new COVID-19 death on Wednesday as its infection rate ticked up to 1.5 percent, Gov. Ned Lamont said.

Of the 10,074 COVID-19 test results that came back on Tuesday, 155, or 1.5 percent, were positive, Lamont tweeted. The state reported a 1.1 percent infection rate on Tuesday.