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Six new cases of coronavirus in Cleveland, brings total to 42

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Posted at 7:58 PM, Mar 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-24 20:53:52-04

CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Department of Public Health (CDPH) was notified Tuesday of six new positive COVID-19 tests in Cleveland residents, bringing the total confirmed cases in the city to 42.

The new cases include both males and females, whose ages range from 40 to 60, the city of Cleveland said.

CDPH is working to identify those who may have come into close contact with the nine residents who tested positive for potential testing or monitoring, according to CDPH.

There are now 564 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in Ohio, according to the Ohio Department of health. As of Tuesday, eight people have died from the virus.

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