Department of Health reports 190 new coronavirus cases statewide

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Updated: Dec. 14, 2020 at 2:31 PM HST
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii’s Department of Health reported 190 new COVID-19 cases statewide on Monday, with many of them believed to be tied to a growing outbreak at the Halawa Correctional Facility.

No additional COVID-19 fatalities were reported, and the statewide death toll from the virus currently stands at 274.

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University say the U.S. surpassed 300,000 coronavirus-related deaths on Monday.

Of the new cases:

  • 158 are on Oahu
  • 15 on Maui
  • 15 on the Big Island
  • two were residents diagnosed out-of-state

The new cases push the statewide total for infections since the pandemic began to 19,424.

Here’s an island-by-island breakdown:

Oahu

  • 16,423 total cases
  • 1,099 cases in the last 14 days
  • 1,202 required hospitalization
  • 211 deaths

Hawaii County

  • 1,733 total cases
  • 135 cases in the last 14 days
  • 82 required hospitalization
  • 43 deaths

Maui

  • 707 total cases
  • 166 cases in the last 14 days
  • 67 required hospitalization
  • 17 deaths

Lanai

  • 106 total cases
  • 0 cases in the last 14 days
  • 5 required hospitalization
  • 0 deaths

Molokai

  • 22 total cases
  • 5 cases in the last 14 days
  • 1 required hospitalization
  • 0 deaths

Kauai

  • 134 total cases
  • 22 cases in the last 14 days
  • 7 required hospitalization
  • 1 deaths

Out-of-state

  • 299 total cases
  • 3 required hospitalization
  • 2 deaths

This story will be updated.

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