MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Florida Department of Health reported another 5,885 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday.
That brings the total to 2,096,747 since the first publicly announced infection in March of 2020.READ MORE: 2 Hialeah Police Officers Arrested, Charged With Official Misconduct, Falsifying Public Records
There were 42 additional deaths, bringing the total to 34,476.
The single-day positivity rate was 6.95% while the 14-day positivity rate was 6.58%.
In Miami-Dade, there were 1,060 newly reported cases of COVID-19 and 6 newly reported deaths.
The death toll stands at 5,930.
The additional cases increased Miami-Dade County’s overall total to 454,405.
The single-day positivity rate was 6.98% while the 14-day positivity rate was 6.58%.READ MORE: Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie Arrested, Charged With Perjury
In Broward, there were 819 new cases and 3 additional deaths.
The death toll stands at 2,709.
Broward County’s overall total increased to 219,792 cases.
The single-day positivity rate was 7.22% while the 14-day positivity rate was 7.25%.
In Monroe, there were 18 new cases and no additional deaths.
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The single-day positivity rate was 5.01% while the 14-day positivity rate was 6.25%.