Support Local News.

At a moment of historic disruption and change with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the calls for social and racial justice and the upcoming local and national elections, there's never been more of a need for the kind of local, independent and unbiased journalism that The Day produces.
Please support our work by subscribing today.

COVID-19 hospitalizations inch up in New London County

The state has seen 49,810 confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of Friday evening, 140 more than the number reported the prior day. One additional associated death brought the state’s total deaths to 4,432. Hospitals in the state were caring for 69 COVID-19 patients on Friday, three more than on Thursday.

An additional 15,265 tests for the disease were reported, bringing the state’s total to 792,040.

New London has seen 1,339 confirmed cases of COVID-19 so far, the state reported Friday evening, six higher than the number reported Thursday. Suspected cases remained flat at 63. Confirmed and probable associated deaths also remained unchanged, at 77 and 26, respectively.

However, one more COVID-19 patient was reported hospitalized Friday, for a total of two in the county.


Loading comments...
Hide Comments
Stay up to date with The Day's breaking coronavirus coverage
Sign up to receive our daily coronavirus newsletter

All of our stories about the coronavirus are being provided free of charge as a service to the public. You can find all of our stories here.

You can support local journalism by subscribing or donating to The Day.