Michigan reports 758 new COVID-19 cases, 16 new deaths

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Posted at 3:09 PM, Aug 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-27 15:09:10-04

(WXYZ) — There are now 99,958 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Michigan and 6,440 deaths, according to new numbers released by the state on Thursday.

That's up 758 cases and 16 deaths from the day before. Fifteen of those deaths were determined through a review of vital records.

As of Aug. 21, a cumulative total of 72,580 have recovered from the virus in the state.

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