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Two more Mainers die of COVID, as hospitalizations remain flat on Tuesday

Virus Outbreak
Robert F. Bukaty
Pam Hetherly fills a syringe with COVID-19 vaccine at a clinic at the Augusta Armory, Dec. 21, 2021, in Augusta, Maine.

The Maine CDC is reporting two additional deaths of people with COVID on Tuesday. The state's pandemic death toll is now 2,147.

The number of Mainers hospitalized with the disease, 116, remains unchanged since yesterday.

Twenty-five patients are in critical care and seven are on ventilators.

Three hundred and fifty-four new coronavirus infections are being reported today.