COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 4 new deaths, 732 new cases; over 4M vaccinations administered

COVID-19 in Wisconsin: 4 new deaths, 732 new cases; over 4M vaccinations administered Photo: KSTP.

Josh Skluzacek
Created: April 22, 2021 01:53 PM

Thursday, Wisconsin health officials reported four new deaths related to COVID-19, moving the state's total to 6,725 deaths since the pandemic began.

Additionally, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) reported 53 new hospitalizations, moving the total number of hospitalizations during the pandemic to 28,817.

A total of 592,994 positive cases of COVID-19 have now been confirmed in Wisconsin, with 732 new cases reported Thursday.

KSTP's complete COVID-19 coverage

As of Thursday, DHS reports that more than 3.40 million people have been tested in the state.

The state's seven-day average positivity rate by test is at 3.3%.

DHS said 4.05 million vaccine doses had been administered as of Thursday, and over 1.72 million people had completed the two-shot vaccine series.

You can see the state's complete COVID-19 report here.


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