Coronavirus Case Update: April 3, 2020

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – As of 2 p.m. April 3, Ohio reports 3,312 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Cases in Pennsylvania have reached 8,420, an increase of more than a thousand since Thursday.

Mahoning County Public Health reports 203 total cases with 97 hospitalizations and 12 deaths. The county is currently second in the state in deaths from COVID-19, the disease spread by coronavirus, and is fifth in the state in total case count.

Trumbull County reports 72 cases with 34 hospitalizations and 7 deaths. Columbiana County reports 28 total cases with 18 hospitalizations, according to the ODH. Friday afternoon, the Columbiana County health districted reported three new deaths, bringing its total to five.

To date, 38,375 total tests for COVID-19 have been performed in the state. Of all 3,312 cases in Ohio, 895 have resulted in hospitalizations, 288 of which are in the intensive care unit. There have been 91 deaths. The median age of those testing positive is 54.

The Pennsylvania Department of Health reports 852 hospitalizations and 102 deaths from COVID-19 in the commonwealth since March 6. Mercer County has 10 total cases and no deaths, while Lawrence County has 19 confirmed cases and two deaths. To date, the commonwealth reports 53,695 negative COVID-19 tests.

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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