Cleveland has second coronavirus death, 128 total cases

Posted at 8:30 PM, Apr 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-01 20:30:45-04

CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Department of Public Health (CDPH) was notified Wednesday of eight new positive COVID-19 tests in Cleveland residents, bringing the total confirmed cases in the city to 128, as well as a second death.

The person who died was in their 80's.

The new cases include both males and females, whose ages range from in their 50s to in their 80s, the city of Cleveland said.

CDPH is working to identify any close contacts of these residents who would require testing or monitoring for symptoms of COVID-19.

As of Wednesday, there have been more than 200,000 confirmed cases and 4,600 deaths related to COVID-19 in the United States.

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