COVID-19 cases falling in 49 states

Covid 19

WASHINGTON – New cases of COVID-19 in the U.S. are falling in 49 states.

The average number of COVID-19 related deaths is around 2,400 a day, comparable to last winter, when the vaccine drive was still getting started.

New cases per day have tanked by almost a half-million nationwide since mid-January.  The number is trending downward in every state but Maine.

The number of lives lost to the pandemic was over 897,000 as of midday Friday.

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