2 new deaths; toddler among 58 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland

2 new deaths; toddler among 58 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland
(Source: WISTV)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Department of Public Health announced on Thursday that there were two new COVID-19 related deaths in the city, bringing the total cumulative deaths to 253 citywide.

There were 58 new confirmed coronavirus cases reported in the city, which brings the total cumulative to 24,705 confirmed cases citywide.

Health officials said the new confirmed cases include people whose ages range from 2-years-old to their 80s.

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

As of Feb. 18, there are 816,057 confirmed cases and 14,132 confirmed fatalities throughout the state.

Health officials reported more than 27.8 million cases and 491,411 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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