The Washington government has revealed that the state’s COVID-19-related death toll has reached 1,564 after announcing nine more deaths since Wednesday afternoon.
According to the Washington State Department of Health Website, there have been 818 new known cases of coronavirus reported in the last 24 hours.
This brings the state’s confirmed total to 55,803 with 415 current hospitalizations, 56 of which are intubated.
Currently, 917,851 tests (approximately 94% of all coronavirus tests in the state) have turned up negative.
The United States’ total death toll now sits at 155,018.