PA Sees Increase of 807 Positive COVID-19 Cases

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HARRISBURG, Pa (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) -  As of Thursday, positive COVID-19 cases in Pennsylvania increased by 807, out of the 21,590 test results reported to the state health department.

This includes 100 new cases reported by the Allegheny County Health Department.

To date, there have been a total of 116,521 positive cases and 1,183,730 negative test results.

“As the state has put in place targeted mitigation efforts to offset recent case increases, we must renew our commitment to protecting against COVID-19 by wearing a mask, practicing social distancing and following the requirements set forth in the orders for bars and restaurants, gatherings and telework,” Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine said.

The following shows the age breakdown for those who tested positive:

1% are ages 0-4;1% are ages 5-12;3% are ages 13-18;9% are ages 19-24; Nearly 38% are ages 25-49; Nearly 23% are ages 50-64; and24% are ages 65 or older

All 67 counties in Pennsylvania have COVID-19 cases.

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