By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Department of Health is reporting 2,251 new cases of Coronavirus and 17 additional deaths over the last two days.
The state reports there was a “technical issue” that led to a delay in reporting Saturday’s coronavirus update. Recently, the Pennsylvania Department of Health had shifted to publishing coronavivrus updates Monday through Saturday, with Sunday’s and Monday’s updates included on Monday. Today’s update is reflective of data from Saturday and Sunday.
The statewide total number of cases has risen to 163,535 since Friday’s report, according to the state’s data.
The Health Department says all 67 counties in Pennsylvania have had cases of COVID-19. Current patients are either in isolation at home or being treated at the hospital.
The statewide death toll has risen to 8,216.
There are 1,931,635 patients across the state who have tested negative to date.
The state Health