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There are now 5,148 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ohio, 193 deaths

Largest daily increase in deaths to date
Coronavirus
Posted at 2:03 PM, Apr 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-08 14:03:15-04

CLEVELAND — In a daily update on coronavirus cases, the Ohio Department of Health confirms Wednesday that there are now 5,148 cases of COVID-19 in the state. That's a jump of 366 from yesterday, showing that the number of new cases each day continues to accelerate.

There are now 193 deaths across the state, an increase of 26 over the previous day, the largest daily increase to date.

There were 1,495 total hospitalizations reported on Tuesday, with 472 ICU admissions, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

The median age of patients is 54 with the age range for infected patients from younger than 1 years old to 101 years old.

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