Michigan reports 1,197 new cases of COVID-19, 22 deaths

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Posted at 2:58 PM, Oct 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-08 14:58:06-04

(WXYZ) — There are 132,039 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Michigan and 6,869 deaths, the state reported Thursday.

That's up 1,197 cases and 22 deaths from the day before. Twenty of those deaths came from a review of vital records.

As of Oct. 2, 99,521 people have recovered from the virus.

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