TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (The News Service of Florida)– The Florida Department of Health released updated numbers Tuesday evening about the coronavirus in the state. Here are some takeaways:
— 6,741: Total number of cases.
— 403: Increase in cases from a Tuesday morning count.
— 85: Deaths of Florida residents.
— 8: Increase in deaths from a Tuesday morning count.
— 857: Number of Florida residents hospitalized.
— 85: Increase in hospitalizations from a Tuesday morning count.
— 72: Number of cases in long-term care facilities.
— 83: Percentage of deaths involving people age 65 or older.
— 3: Percentage of deaths involving people under age 45.
— 13: Number of people age 90 or older who have died.
— 96: Age of oldest people who have died.
— 28: Age of youngest person who has died.
Source: Florida Department of Health