Michigan reports 2,629 new COVID-19 cases, 25 more deaths

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Posted at 2:52 PM, Mar 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-18 14:52:33-04

LANSING, Mich. — 2,629 new cases of coronavirus are confirmed in Michigan. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services reports an additional 25 deaths connected to COVID-19 on March 18, 2021.

Twenty-four of those deaths were identified through a vital records review.

There are 618,421 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 15,835 total deaths in Michigan.

As of March 12, 556,697 have recovered from the virus.

3,815,535 COVID-19 vaccine doses have been shipped throughout the state, and 3,225,485 of those have been administered as of March 16.

25.6% of the state's population has received at least one dose of vaccine.

More information and resources on the coronavius pandemic

Find the latest numbers on case numbers and deaths through Johns Hopkins University's coronavirus tracker.

Complete coverage of the pandemic is available on our coronavirus section.

Resources for individuals, families, businesses, and non-profits are the focus of our Rebound: West Michigancoverage.

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