Florida reports 96 additional COVID-19 deaths, 27 in Central Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida reported an additional 96 coronavirus-related deaths on Friday.

That increase brings the state’s total virus-related death toll to 37,172.

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Of those deaths, 27 were reported in Central Florida, with nine of those in Volusia County.

On Friday, the state also reported 2,371 new cases of the virus.

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Of those cases, 568 were reported in Central Florida.


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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: 141,375 (+142); DEATHS: 1,291 (+2)

OSCEOLA: CASES: 45,663 (+39); DEATHS: 520 (+2)

SEMINOLE: CASES: 34,927 (+41); DEATHS: 509 (+1)

POLK: CASES: 70,301 (+72); DEATHS: 1,360 (+5)

VOLUSIA: CASES: 44,378 (+84); DEATHS: 834 (+9)

BREVARD: CASES: 42,565 (+54); DEATHS: 889 (+3)

FLAGLER: CASES: 7,426 (+7); DEATHS: 110 (0)

LAKE: CASES: 30,622 (+87); DEATHS: 646 (0)

MARION: CASES: 31,654 (+33); DEATHS: 982 (+4)

SUMTER: CASES: 9,431 (+9); DEATHS: 279 (+1)

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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.