9 new COVID-19 deaths reported, including 2 people in their 20s

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Published: Sep. 24, 2021 at 9:04 AM HST|Updated: Sep. 24, 2021 at 9:46 AM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii on Friday reported nine new COVID-19 deaths, including two people in their 20s.

The death toll now stands at 747. This month alone, the state has seen 158 COVID deaths.

Hawaii also saw 403 new COVID-19 infections Friday, pushing the statewide total number of cases since the pandemic began to 77,369.

Here’s the breakdown of Friday’s deaths:


  • Man in his 20s, died at home
  • Woman in her 20s, hospitalized
  • Woman in her 30s, hospitalized
  • Man in his 60s, died at home
  • Woman in her 60s, hospitalized
  • Woman in her 80s, hospitalized

Hawaii Island:

  • Man in his 50s, hospitalized
  • Woman in her 60s, hospitalized
  • Man in his 80s, hospitalized

Of the new infections reported Friday:

  • 248 were on Oahu
  • 68 on Hawaii Island
  • 45 on Maui
  • 27 on Kauai
  • 3 on Molokai

There were also 12 residents diagnosed out-of-state.

Over the last 14 days, there have been 6,777 cases reported.

Some 67.2% of the state’s population is fully vaccinated, while 75.6% have received at least one dose.

This story will be updated.

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