Michigan reports 4,801 new COVID-19 cases, 6 additional deaths over two days

Posted at 2:58 PM, Mar 22, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-22 14:58:06-04

(WXYZ) — There have been 629,612 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Michigan and 15,903 deaths, the state reported Monday.

That's up 4,801 cases and 6 deaths over a two-day period of Sunday and Monday.

As of March 19, 562,775 have recovered from the virus.

Michigan could potentially be facing another COVID-19 case surge, Chief Medical Executive Dr. Joneigh Khaldun said in a press conference Friday.

Dr. Khaldun said "very concerning data" shows that the state is going in the wrong direction.

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