Confirmed cases of COVID-19 surpass 1,600 in Wisconsin

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MADISON, Wis. — The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Wisconsin has surpassed 1,600.

According to numbers from state and county health officials, Wisconsin now has 1,624 confirmed cases of the coronavirus. The new numbers show an increase of 216 since Tuesday afternoon.

So far, 32 people have died from COVID-19 in Wisconsin. Milwaukee County announced four new deaths Wednesday afternoon.

According to DHS’ website, 18,819 people have tested negative for the disease. Meanwhile, new numbers show that 398, roughly 26% of people with confirmed cases, have been hospitalized due to the disease.

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