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Ohio reports 1,261 new coronavirus cases Monday; deaths, hospitalizations below average

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Posted at 3:13 PM, Jul 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-13 20:01:10-04

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The State of Ohio continues to report above the 21-day average for coronavirus cases in the state.

Ohio reported 1,261 new cases, bringing their total to 66,853.

The state reported six deaths, which was below the 21-day average of 17.

Hospitalizations and ICU admissions were both below the 21-day average. Ohio reported 73 hospitalizations and 16 ICU admissions.

Cuyahoga County continued the trend of reporting triple digits after recording 151 new cases.

Cleveland reported 66 new cases, bringing their total to 3,248.

The median age of people that have tested positive in the state has dropped to 44. The age range for positive cases is less than 1-year-old to 109-years-old.

As of Monday, 45,194 people are presumed recovered from the disease, according to ODH.

On Saturday, July 11, the latest date testing data was available, 18,294 Ohioans were tested for coronavirus, with 6.5% of those tests returning a positive result. The rolling 7-day average for the COVID-19 test positivity rate is 6.1%.

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