Friday Coronavirus Updates: 8,942 new cases reported in the state; 1,045 of those in SWFL

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As of 11 a.m. Friday, there have been 122,960 positive cases of the coronavirus in the state. The case count includes 120,574 Florida residents and 2,386 non-Florida residents. There are 3,366 deaths reported and 13,987 hospitalizations, according to the Florida Department of Health.

There have been 1,770,081 tests administered in Florida. A total of 122,960 tests have come back positive, and 1,645,925 tests have come back negative. The remainder are still pending, according to the FDOH website.

*Numbers are released by the DOH daily at approximately 11 a.m.


Total number of cases: 122,960 (up from 114,018)
Deaths: 3,366 (up from 3,327)

  • 8,942 total new cases reported Friday.
  • 39 total new deaths reported Friday.


Total cases in SWFL: 10,736 (up from 9,693)
Deaths: 333 (up from 330)

  • 1,045 total new cases reported Friday.
  • 3 total new deaths reported Friday.

Lee County: 4,757 (up from 4,062) – 152 deaths (3 new)
Collier County: 3,778 (up from 3,521) – 70 deaths
Charlotte County: 657 (up from 626) – 76 deaths
DeSoto County: 539 (up from 521) – 10 deaths
Glades County: 151 (up from 143) – 1 death
Hendry County: 851 (up from 810) – 24 deaths

Click HERE for a SWFL case-by-case breakdown – updated daily.


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LINK: Florida Department of Health COVID-19 updates

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