113 confirmed COVID-19 cases reported in Cleveland; 1 new death

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Published: Dec. 16, 2020 at 9:24 PM EST
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Department of Public Health announced on Monday that there were 113 new confirmed coronavirus cases reported in the city, which brings the total cumulative to 15,969 confirmed cases citywide.

The number of deaths due to the virus increased to 178, according to a city press release.

Health officials said the new confirmed cases include males and females whose ages range from 5 to over 90 years old.

CDPH is working to identify their close contacts who would require testing or monitoring for COVID-19 symptoms.

As of December 16, there are 533,299 confirmed cases and 7,141 fatalities throughout the state individuals were not from Cleveland.

Health officials reported more than 16.88 million confirmed cases and 306,363 deaths in the U.S.

The City of Cleveland COVID-19 Dashboard displays the most recent preliminary data from the Ohio Department of Health about COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, deaths, and recoveries in Cleveland by selected demographics. View the dashboard here.

CDPH does not release any additional demographic info related to COVID-19 cases aside from age range and gender for the privacy of the individuals.

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