Michigan sees increase of 236 new COVID-19 cases, 4 new deaths

Posted at 1:40 PM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-29 13:40:22-04

(WXYZ) — Michigan reported 236 new COVID-19 cases and four new deaths from Sunday, according to the latest numbers released by the state on Monday afternoon. It's the 7th straight day more than 200 new cases have been reported.

There are now 63,497 total cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began and 5,915 deaths. Not included in these numbers are another 6,726 probable cases of the virus and 246 probable deaths.

51,099 people have recovered from the virus, according to the state. Those numbers are updated weekly and include people who are still alive 30 days after the onset of symptoms.

The number of new cases continues to increase, from previous weeks. Just two weeks ago, less than 100 new cases were reported.

The state also said there are about 6,300 active cases of the virus.

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