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Nevada adds 1,878 new COVID-19 cases, 40 deaths

Nevada on Friday reported 1,878 new coronavirus circumstances and 40 extra deaths over the previous day, in keeping with state information.

Updated figures posted to the Department of Health and Human Services’ coronavirus web site introduced totals within the state to 258,050 circumstances of COVID-19 and three,698 deaths from the illness brought on by the new coronavirus.

New circumstances had been increased than the 14-day transferring each day common of 1,701, state information reveals. The transferring two-week common of each day reported deaths was unchanged at 21.

The state information reveals that the two-week each day common of deaths has been declining steadily because it reached a excessive of 36 on Dec. 22. The state redistributes information after each day complete bulletins to raised mirror the date of loss of life, which at occasions causes the trendlines to diverge from each day experiences.

New circumstances even have been ebbing since Jan. 9, even because the state’s two-week positivity rate, which basically tracks the proportion of individuals examined who’re identified with the illness, has been rising. The rate remained unchanged at 21.6 p.c on Friday.

Meanwhile, Clark County reported 1,518 new coronavirus circumstances and 33 extra deaths, in keeping with the Southern Nevada Health District’s coronavirus web site. The up to date figures, that are mirrored within the state totals, introduced totals within the county to 197,652 circumstances and a pair of,795 deaths.

This is a creating story. Check again for updates.

Contact Katelyn Newberg at [email protected] or 702-383-0240. Follow @k_newberg on Twitter.


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