Hawaii reports 83 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional fatality

Hawaii reports 83 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional fatality
Lab testing / file image (Source: University of Hawaii)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii is reporting 83 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday and one additional fatality on Oahu, bringing the death toll from the virus in Hawaii to 187.

Kauai county, which had gone over 3 weeks without a newly confirmed case, reported its second case in as many days.

The new infections push the statewide total for cases in Hawaii since the pandemic began to 14,031. Of those, 2,800 are “active” cases or have not been released from isolation.

The island-by-island breakdown of cases is below:

Oahu

  • 12,465 total cases
  • 9,846 released from isolation
  • 890 required hospitalization
  • 150 deaths

Hawaii County

  • 1,052 total cases
  • 763 released from isolation
  • 55 required hospitalization
  • 18 deaths

Maui County

  • 411 total cases
  • 377 released from isolation
  • 57 required hospitalization
  • 18 deaths

Kauai

  • 61 total cases
  • 58 released from isolation
  • 1 required hospitalization
  • 0 deaths

Out-of-state

  • 42 total cases
  • 2 required hospitalization
  • 1 death

This story will be updated.

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