There are now 1,653 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ohio, 29 deaths

Posted at 2:12 PM, Mar 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-29 15:43:06-04

In a daily update on coronavirus cases, the Ohio Department of Health confirms there are now 1,653 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state, an increase of 247 over the previous day. There have been a total of 29 deaths, four more than Friday.

There were 403 hospitalizations as of Sunday, 139 of those patients were in the Intensive Care Unit.

The median age for patients is 52.

These are the cases by counties in Northeast Ohio:

  • Cuyahoga County - 440.
  • Lorain County - 74.
  • Summit County - 99.
  • Medina County - 45.
  • Lake County - 35.
  • Stark County - 29.
  • Portage County - 27.
  • Geauga County - 17.
  • Ashtabula County - 6.
  • Tuscarawas County - 5.
  • Richland County - 5.
  • Erie County - 5.
  • Wayne County - 5.
  • Huron County - 3.
  • Ashland County - 2.

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