Connecticut reports 0 new COVID-19 deaths for 2nd day in a row

Maya Rajamani
August 05, 2020 - 5:50 pm

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Connecticut reported no new COVID-19 deaths for the second day in a row this week, Gov. Ned Lamont said Wednesday. 

One hundred and fifteen of 11,839 new COVID-19 tests came back positive on Tuesday, for a 0.97 percent positivity rate, Lamont said on Twitter. 

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As of Tuesday night, 59 people in the state were hospitalized with COVID-19, down by one from Monday, he said. The state’s death toll still stands at 4,437, data from its health department shows. 

The breakdown of confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases by county is below: