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coronavirus Florida deaths

Florida Department of Health COVID-19 dashboard
Florida Department of Health

The Florida Department of Health reported Saturday that 9,642 people tested positive for the coronavirus in the past 24-hour period.

That brings the total number of cases statewide to 480,028.

Florida Department of Health COVID-19 dashboard
Florida Department of Health

State health officials report Thursday's death toll due to COVID-19 is the highest on record.

The daily report from the Department of Health showed 173 deaths in the state in the 24-hour period since Wednesday’s report, bringing the statewide total deaths to 5,518.

Florida Department of Health COVID-19 dashboard
Florida Department of Health

Florida health officials on Thursday reported 156 deaths in the state for the past 24-hour period. It’s the highest number of COVID-19 - related fatalities statewide to date.