COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 2 deaths removed from total after data review, 434 new cases added
Wisconsin health officials on Friday reported minus two new deaths related to COVID-19, dropping the state’s total to 6,597 deaths since the pandemic began. The state said the two deaths were removed after a review of reported data.
Additionally, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) reported 39 new hospitalizations, moving the total number of hospitalizations during the pandemic to 27,353.
A total of 574,870 positive cases of COVID-19 have now been confirmed in Wisconsin, with 434 new cases reported Friday.
As of Friday, DHS reports that more than 3.27 million people have been tested in the state.
The state’s seven-day average positivity rate by test is at 2.6%.
DHS said the state has been allocated 2,679,245 vaccine doses so far. Of those, 2,595,204 had been administered as of Friday, and 948,765 people had completed the two-shot vaccine series.
You can see the state’s complete COVID-19 report here.