The Pennsylvania Department of Health confirmed a record total of 4,361 coronavirus cases in the state Tuesday, bringing the statewide total to 238,657 throughout all 67 counties.
Seventy-two percent of the state’s total cases are considered to be recovered.
State health officials reported 62 more coronavirus-related deaths, bringing Pennsylvania’s death toll to 9,086.
Blair and Huntingdon counties each reported four more deaths and Somerset County reported one.
There have been 12,262 confirmed cases in our viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 133 total deaths.
Three hundred and forty-one new cases were reported in our viewing area Tuesday.
Somerset County reported 95 new cases, Cambria County reported 71, Blair County reported 49, Centre County reported 34 and Bedford County reported 23.
Meanwhile, Huntingdon County reported 19 new cases, Clearfield and Elk counties each reported 18 new cases, Jefferson County reported 13 new cases and Cameron COunty reported one new case.
According to the Department of Health, 2,470,785 patients have tested negative for the virus.
The number of tests administered within the last 7 days between November 3 and November 9 is 329,919 with 18,670 positive cases. There were 41,926 test results reported to the department through 10 p.m., November 9.