Nearly 4,000 new cases of COVID reported in Ohio

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The Ohio Department of Health reported nearly 4,000 daily cases of coronavirus on Sunday.

The department reported 3,963 new cases in the state, bringing the total case count to more than 1,211,895 since the pandemic started.

On Saturday, the Ohio Department of Health reported 5,204 new cases and on Friday the state reported 4,855 new cases. Thursday was the first time Ohio’s daily case count surpassed 5,000 since January. The delta variant has caused cases to spike.

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Ohio’s three-week case average is now 3,313.

Ohio also reported 34 new hospitalizations and 4 ICU admissions in the last 24 hours.

Visit coronavirus.ohio.gov for information about how to get a COVID-19 vaccine.