NY state reports new lows in hospitalizations, ventilator use: Cuomo

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York state continues to report new lows in the number of patients hospitalized with COVID-19 or on ventilators, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday. 

A total of 576 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 as of Thursday, the lowest number since March 17, Cuomo said in a release Friday morning. One hundred and forty of those patients were in intensive care units — the lowest number since March 16 — and 70 were on ventilators, a new low since March 15, he said.