New daily coronavirus cases dip to 236 in Michigan

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Posted at 1:55 PM, Jun 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-29 13:55:33-04

LANSING, Mich. — The number of positive cases of the coronavirus in Michigan has increased to 63,497, according to the Department of Health and Human Services.

The number of cases has increased 236 from yesterday, when there were 63,261 statewide cases. Yesterday, the state reported 252 new cases.

The state says there have been 5,915 coronavirus deaths in Michigan.

The number of deaths has increased 4 from yesterday, when there were 5,911 statewide deaths. Yesterday, the state reported 4 new deaths.

Not included in these numbers are another 6,726 probable cases of the virus and 246 probable deaths.

Statewide, 51,099 people have recovered from the virus as of June 27. A person is considered "recovered" by the state if they are "30 days out from their onset of illness."

In the U.S., there are 2,562,921 cases, and there have been 125,927 deaths — while 685,164 people have recovered, according to the global COVID-19 Dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.

See the state's breakdown by county, sex, age and more.

See interactive graphics on the cases in Michigan.