There are now 2,902 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ohio, 81 deaths

Largest single-day increase for second day in a row
Posted at 2:08 PM, Apr 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-02 14:08:53-04

COLUMBUS, Ohio — In a daily update on coronavirus cases, the Ohio Department of Health confirms Tuesday that there are now 2,902 cases of COVID-19 in the state. That's a jump of 355 from yesterday, the largest single-day increase yet for the second day in a row after Wednesday's increase of 348.

There are now 81 deaths across the state, an increase of 16 over the previous day.

There were 802 total hospitalizations reported on Tuesday, with 260 ICU admissions, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

The median age of patients is 53 with the age range for infected patients from younger than 1 years old to 99 years old.

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