The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed an additional 2,795 coronavirus cases in the state Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 217,666 throughout all 67 counties.
Seventy-five percent of the state’s total cases are considered to be recovered.
State health officials reported 35 more coronavirus-related deaths, bringing Pennsylvania’s death toll to 8,890.
Blair, Cambria, Centre and Huntingdon counties each reported additional deaths Wednesday.
There have been 10,565 confirmed cases in our viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 109 total deaths.
Two-hundred and fifty new cases were reported in our viewing area Wednesday.
Blair County reported 80 cases and Cambria County reported 78.
Jefferson County reported 18, Huntingdon County reported 16 and Clearfield and Bedford counties each reported 14 more cases.
Meanwhile, Somerset County reported 13 new cases while Centre County reported 10 and Elk County reported seven.
According to the Department of Health, 2,374,265 patients have tested negative for the virus.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between October 28 and November 3 is 277,017 with 16,425 positive cases. There were 49,087 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., November 2. This is a record high number of PCR test results reported to the department.