51 New Coronavirus Cases, 5 Deaths Reported In Maine On Wednesday
The Maine Center for Disease Control is reporting another 51 new cases of COVID-19. The number is up from 29 yesterday, and 13 the day before.
The state has identified a total of 68,683 cases since the pandemic began.
Five new deaths are also being reported today. That brings the death toll from the pandemic in Maine to 853.
Thirty-two people are hospitalized with the disease. Seventeen are in critical care and seven are on ventilators.
The Maine CDC's regularly scheduled briefing on the pandemic is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Wednesday. Maine Public will bring that to you live.