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City of Cleveland surpasses 6,000 COVID-19 cases to date

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Posted at 7:51 PM, Oct 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-23 19:51:31-04

CLEVELAND — With the newly reported COVID-19 cases in the city, Cleveland has surpassed 6,000 total cases to date.

On Friday, the Cleveland Department of Public Health was notified of 44 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total to 6,038 confirmed cases.

To date, there have been 148 COVID-19-related deaths, according to the city.

The new cases include males and females whose ages range from in their teens to in their 80s.

CDPH is working to identify the close contacts who would require testing or monitoring for COVID-19 symptoms.

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