Hawaii reports 101 new COVID infections; 2 new fatalities

Hawaii reports 101 new COVID infections; 2 new fatalities
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HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii reported 101 new COVID cases on Thursday along with two new fatalities.

There was one new fatality on Oahu, and another on Maui. Kauai, who has been independently reporting COVID statistics, also reported a third death on April 22. The fatality will likely be reflected in the statewide count within the next two days.

Of the new cases, 72 were on Oahu, nine were in Maui County and Hawaii Island, two on Kauai and five residents diagnosed out of state. Two cases were also removed from Oahu’s count.

Since the pandemic began, Hawaii has seen 31,658 cases of COVID-19. The death toll from the virus in Hawaii is now 476.

In the last 14 days, there have been 1,133 new infections in Hawaii, the DOH says.

Meanwhile, the state said it has administered 1,087,674 vaccine doses so far.

Here’s the island-by-island breakdown of cases:

Oahu

  • 24,325 total cases
  • 1,756 required hospitalization
  • 793 cases in the last 14 days
  • 371 deaths

Hawaii County

  • 2,660 total cases
  • 113 required hospitalization
  • 103 cases in the last 14 days
  • 53 deaths

Maui

  • 3,294 total cases
  • 196 required hospitalization
  • 231 cases in the last 14 days
  • 48 deaths

Lanai

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

Molokai

  • 36 total cases
  • 1 required hospitalization
  • 2 case in the last 14 days
  • 0 deaths

Kauai

  • 205 total cases
  • 9 required hospitalization
  • 6 cases in the last 14 days
  • 1 death

Out-of-state

  • 1,027 total cases
  • 8 required hospitalization
  • 3 deaths

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