53 new COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland as Ohio sees days-long spike in infections

53 new COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland as Ohio sees days-long spike in infections
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Department of Public Health said Wednesday that 53 new coronavirus cases were reported over the last 24 hours.

At least 2,049 cases and 75 deaths have been reported since the pandemic began in Cleveland.

CDPH is working to identify their close contacts who would require testing or monitoring for COVID-19 symptoms.

Meanwhile, 632 new cases and 20 deaths were reported statewide on Wednesday, as Ohio continues to see a steady uptick in infections.

To learn about the tracking process involving coronavirus recoveries, watch the 19 News report below:

Why it is so hard for the Ohio Health Department to report recovery COVID-19 numbers when some count

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