28 deaths, an additional 991 COVID-19 cases reported in Ohio over the last 24 hours

28 deaths, an additional 991 COVID-19 cases reported in Ohio over the last 24 hours
Gov. DeWine to give update on state’s coronavirus response

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - As of Thursday, the Department of Health said 4,715 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 147,744 cases reported statewide since the start of the pandemic.

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine held a regular COVID-19 briefing on Thursday afternoon.

Gov. DeWine discusses latest trends in COVID-19 deaths, hospitalizations across Ohio https://bit.ly/3mOh8sb

Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Thursday, September 24, 2020

The governor shared the latest version of the state’s color-coded threat level advisory system during Thursday’s briefing.

Stark and Ashland counties are two of the five regions to be elevated to a “Red Alert Level 3” area in the past week.

An additional 8,112 cases and 301 deaths are presumed to be linked to COVID-19 under the CDC expanded definitions and included in the Ohio Department of Health’s reporting.

Out of the 15,051 hospitalizations reported on Monday, at least 3,228 individuals were admitted to intensive care units.

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