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Michigan reports 5,530 new COVID-19 cases, 69 more deaths

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Posted at 3:23 PM, Apr 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-17 15:23:24-04

MICHIGAN — 5,530 new cases of coronavirus are confirmed in Michigan. The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services reports an additional 69 deaths connected to COVID-19 on Saturday, April 17.

Sixty of those deaths are from a Vital Records review.

There are 785,307 total confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 16,840 total deaths in Michigan.

As of April 9, 587,283 have recovered from the virus.

7,561,625 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been distributed with 5,788,119 of those doses administered as of April 16.

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 Michigan coverage.

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