CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - As of Sunday, the Department of Health reported 9,627 Ohioans have died from the coronavirus with at least 777,065 cases statewide since the start of the pandemic.
Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine did not schedule a Sunday afternoon briefing.
The 24-hour increase of 6,088 reported cases is a cumulative of all positive test results as a lagging indicator the Ohio Department of Health received on Sunday; not a total number of new infections reported in a single day.
Additionally, 28 new deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours.
An additional 86,592 total cases and 961 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 41,158 total hospitalizations reported on Sunday, at least 6,160 individuals were admitted to intensive care units.