Michigan reports 780 new cases of COVID-19, 7 new deaths

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Posted at 2:49 PM, Oct 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-02 15:06:04-04

(WXYZ) — Michigan reported 780 new cases of COVID-19 and 7 new deaths, according to the latest numbers from the state's Department of Health and Human Services.

The new numbers bring the total number of COVID-19 cases to 126,358 and the total number of deaths from the virus to 6,788.

The state conducted more than 35,000 tests on Sept. 30.

Editor's Note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly identified yesterday's numbers as the numbers from Friday.

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