Connecticut reports 3 new COVID-19 deaths, 115 new cases

Maya Rajamani
August 14, 2020 - 5:31 pm

HARTFORD, CT (1010 WINS) -- Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont reported three new COVID-19 deaths and 115 new cases on Friday. 

Of 10,353 new COVID-19 tests conducted in the state, 115 came back positive, for a 1.1 percent positivity rate, Lamont said on Twitter. 

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As of Thursday night, 56 people in the state were hospitalized with COVID-19, down by seven from Wednesday. 

A total of 50,897 COVID-19 tests in Connecticut have now come back positive, and 4,453 people have died of complications related to the virus, state health department data shows. 

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