No new deaths, but 35 more confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland

No new deaths, but 35 more confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland
As more than 30 states in the U.S. have seen a rise in new COVID-19 cases in the past week, health experts warn the surge could overwhelm hospitals.

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Department of Public Health announced on Saturday that there were no new reported deaths in the city, which keeps the total cumulative deaths at 148 citywide.

However, there are 35 new confirmed coronavirus cases reported in the city, which brings the total cumulative to 5,851 confirmed cases citywide.

Health officials said the new confirmed cases include males and females whose ages range from their 20s to their 90s.

One previously reported case was transferred from CDPH after health officials learned the individual was not from Cleveland.

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

As of Friday, there are 167,674 confirmed cases and 4,746 fatalities throughout the state.

Health officials reported more than 8.02 million confirmed cases and 218,266 deaths in the U.S.

The City of Cleveland COVID-19 Dashboard displays the most recent preliminary data from the Ohio Department of Health about COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, deaths, and recoveries in Cleveland by selected demographics. View the dashboard here.

CDPH does not release any additional demographic info related to COVID-19 cases aside from age range and gender for the privacy of the individuals.

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