Michigan reports 451 new cases of COVID-19, 7 new deaths

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Posted at 3:07 PM, Aug 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-31 15:07:18-04

(WXYZ) — Michigan reported 451 new cases of COVID-19 and seven new deaths, according to the latest numbers from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services.

That brings the total number of cases to 102,468 and 6,480 total deaths. The state surpassed 100,000 total cases last week.

As of Friday, there were more than 21,000 active cases, the highest since mid-May.

There were 19,760 tests conducted across Michigan on Sunday, the lowest number of tests since July 12.

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