TAMPA (WFLA) — The Florida Department of Health confirmed 854 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Monday, bringing the states total up to 46,442. Nearly 2,000 people have died.
According to the latest figures on their website, 8,304 people were hospitalized with the disease and 1,997 have died since the outbreak began. That’s up 24 from Sunday morning with two new deaths in Hillsborough County, and two others in Pinellas and Polk counties.
The grim numbers come as more businesses across the state open their doors to customers. Gyms reopened on Monday, and restaurants and retail stores can now run at 50% capacity.
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As of 11 a.m. Monday morning, world has seen over 4.7 million cases of the novel coronavirus and 315,000 deaths. The United States has nearly 1.5 million cases and over 89,500 deaths.
For more information on coronavirus in Florida, visit the live DOH Dashboard here.
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