2 new deaths, child among 145 more confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland

2 new deaths, child among 145 more confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland
(Source: WIS)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Department of Public Health announced on Wednesday that there were two COVID-19 related deaths in the city, bringing the total cumulative deaths to 208 citywide.

There were 145 new confirmed coronavirus cases reported in the city, which brings the total cumulative to 22,495 confirmed cases citywide.

Health officials said the new confirmed cases include people whose ages range from under 10-years-old to their 90s.

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

Two cases were transferred when CDPH learned the individuals were not Cleveland residents.

The Ohio Department of Health announced there were 55 additional deaths and 4,989 new COVID-19 cases reported in the state.

As of Jan. 20, there are 740,926 confirmed cases and 9,313 confirmed fatalities throughout the state.

Health officials reported more than 24.38 million cases and 404,898 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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