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State of Michigan reports 5,157 confirmed cases of coronavirus and 61 deaths

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Posted at 4:06 PM, Dec 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-12 14:33:51-05

(WXYZ) — Friday, the State of Michigan reported 5,157 confirmed cases of coronavirus and 61 deaths.

Case totals now tally 426,294 and the death total is now at 10,456.

Related: Gov. Whitmer announces partial shutdown extended until Dec. 20

The State of Michigan surpassed 400,000 total cases of COVID-19 on Monday, just less than nine months after the first cases were confirmed on March 10.

Related: Read the entire epidemic order extending the partial shutdown until Dec. 20

The 400,000 case mark came on the same day that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced the COVID-19 restrictions would be extended for 12 more days until Dec. 20.

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