COVID-19 Update: 177,089 Confirmed Cases, 4,839 Deaths
Oct. 21, 2020
Today, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) released the latest statistics tied to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. ODH reported a new daily record high of 2,239 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 130 hospitalizations today. The previous daily high for cases was set on Oct. 17 with 2,137 confirmed cases.
It also reported 177,089 confirmed cases, 4,839 deaths and 17,212 hospitalizations. The department also reported 153,769 presumed recoveries.
ODH also reported 10,907 probable cases and 310 additional deaths under an expanded case definition of COVID-19 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).