MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Florida Department of Health reported 727 new cases of COVID-19 and 9 additional deaths in Miami-Dade County on Tuesday. It’s the second highest number of newly added cases in more than a month.
The additional cases increased Miami-Dade county’s overall total to 183,250 and 3,624 deaths.READ MORE: Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Florida's Controversial Voting Bill
The two-week positivity rate average increased to 4.51%.
In Broward, there were 376 new cases and the death toll actually decreased by one. The Broward County’s overall total increased to 84,338 cases and 1,520 deaths.
The two-week positivity rate average increased to 4.58%.READ MORE: Miami Proud: The Miami Bridge Enlists Community Support To Shelter Young Adults In Crisis
In Monroe, there were 15 new cases and no additional deaths. Monroe county’s overall totals are 2,214 cases and 25 deaths.
The two-week positivity rate average decreased slightly to 7.31%.
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Statewide, there were 4,298 new cases and 57 additional deaths. The total number of cases now stands at 786,311 across Florida and 16,708 total deaths.MORE NEWS: Universal Orlando Stops Doing Temperature Checks On Guests, Walt Disney World To Phase Them Out
The two-week positivity rate in Florida increased to 5.18%.