Florida coronavirus-related death toll tops 33,000

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida reported an additional 102 coronavirus-related deaths on Tuesday, bringing the state’s total death toll from the virus to more than 33,000.

Of the latest deaths, 28 were reported in Central Florida, including 10 in Polk County.

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As of Tuesday, the state’s total death toll is now 33,061.

The same day, the state also reported an additional 4,791 new coronavirus cases. That brings the total number of cases in the state since the pandemic began to 1,984,425.

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Of the latest cases, 1,017 were reported in Central Florida.

The increases come as Orange County announces that a new FEMA-run vaccination satellite site will open this week.

The location, at Northwest Neighborhood Center, 3955 W. D. Judge Drive, will be open March 18 to 20 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. No appointments are necessary.

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See a county-by-county breakdown of total (and new) cases below, and click here for an interactive map of cases statewide:

Orange: CASES: 118,627 (+306); DEATHS: 1,149 (+8)

Polk: CASES: 59,111 (+120); DEATHS: 1,204 (+10)

Osceola: CASES: 38,205 (+89); DEATHS: 470 (0)

Volusia: CASES: 36,047 (+92); DEATHS: 694 (+1)

Brevard: CASES: 35,840 (+222); DEATHS: 782 (-1)

Marion: CASES: 28,438 (+29); DEATHS: 897 (+9)

Seminole: CASES: 28,503 (+72); DEATHS: 448 (0)

Lake: CASES: 25,678 (+51); DEATHS: 594 (+1)

Sumter: CASES: 8,392 (+23); DEATHS: 242 (0)

Flagler: CASES: 6,293 (+13); DEATHS: 94 (0)

Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson, WFTV.com

Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.