Hawaii Health officials today reported one new coronavirus-related death and 56 new confirmed and probable infections statewide, bringing the state’s totals since the start of the pandemic to 517 fatalities and 37,758 cases.
The person deceased is a male Oahu resident between the ages of 50 and 59 and had been hospitalized with underlying conditions. The state’s official coronavirus-related death toll now includes 400 fatalities on Oahu, 57 on Maui, 55 on Hawaii island, two on Kauai and three Hawaii residents who died outside the state.
The U.S. coronavirus-related death toll today is over 604,000 and the nationwide infection tally is more than 33.6 million. Hawaii Health officials added that today’s new confirmed and probable infection count by island includes 34 new cases on Oahu, four on Maui, nine on Hawaii island and nine Hawaii residents diagnosed outside the state.Hawaii Health officials included infections in its total case counts last month. Possible infections include people who never received a confirmatory test but are recognized to have had the virus because of their known exposure and symptoms or because of a positive antigen test.
The total number of confirmed and probable coronavirus cases by island since the start of the outbreak are 27,874 on Oahu, 4,696 on Maui, 3,265 in Hawaii County, 361 on Kauai, 115 on Lanai and 80 on Molokai. 1,367 Hawaii residents were diagnosed outside of the state.Today’s probable infections since the start of the pandemic added to the counts today include 820 on Maui, 778 on Oahu, 70 on Hawaii island, 24 on Molokai, three on Kauai, three on Lanai and 55 residents diagnosed outside the state.