UPDATE: Coronavirus Case Update: April 1, 2020

Updated: April 1, 2020 / 5:00 p.m. / Trumbull County Combined Health District numbers
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As of 2 p.m. April 1, Ohio reports 2,547 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in 72 counties, and Pennsylvania 5,805.

According to the Ohio Department of Health, Mahoning County reports 177 total cases with 78 hospitalizations and 10 deaths. The county currently leads the state in deaths from COVID-19, the disease spread by coronavirus, and is third in the state in total case count.

After 4 p.m., Trumbull County reported two deaths, bringing its total to five. It has 58 total cases with 37 hospitalizations, according to the Trumbull County Combined Health District.

Columbiana County reports 19 total cases with 12 hospitalizations and two deaths, according to the ODH.

Of all 2,547 cases in Ohio, 679 have resulted in hospitalizations, 222 of which are in the intensive care unit. There have been 67 deaths. The median age of those testing positive is 53.

In Pennsylvania, Mercer County remains unchanged from Tuesday at eight total cases and no deaths, as does Lawrence County with 13 confirmed cases and two deaths. To date, the commonwealth reports 42,427 negative COVID-19 tests. Since March 6, there have been 620 hospitalizations since and 74 deaths.

The figures are updated daily by the Ohio Department of Health at 2 p.m. and Pennsylvania Department of Health at noon.

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