The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported a total of 5,676 new coronavirus cases in the state Tuesday, bringing the statewide total to 367,140 throughout all 67 counties since the beginning of the pandemic.
Sixty percent of the state’s total cases are considered to be recovered.
State health officials also reported 180 more coronavirus-related deaths, bringing Pennsylvania’s death toll to 10,563.
According to the Department of Health, 4,744 people are hospitalized with the virus across Pennsylvania and and 967 are in the Intensive Care Unit.
Health officials say there are 649 available ICU beds in the state.
There have been 23,615 confirmed cases in our viewing area since the start of the pandemic, according to the Department of Health, and 313 deaths.
Five hundred and thirty-one cases were reported in our viewing area Tuesday, as well as 20 additional deaths.
Cambria County reported 169 new cases, Blair County reported 90, Clearfield County reported 82, Jefferson County reported 58, Somerset County reported 50, Bedford County reported 34, Huntingdon County reported 24, Elk County reported 12, Centre County reported 11 and Cameron County reported one new case.
Centre County reported nine more deaths.
Bedford and Blair counties each reported three more deaths.
Cambria County reported two more deaths and Clearfield, Huntingdon and Somerset counties each reported one more death.
According to the Department of Health, 2,828,049 patients have tested negative for the virus.