FRIDAY UPDATE: 4800+ New Cases, Total Now Exceeds 1.2 Million

COLUMBUS, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Not as many as on Thursday, but still a pretty high number.

4,855 new cases of coronavirus in Ohio on Friday, with 132 of those cases out of Stark County.

The state added 70 new deaths.

The state case total since the pandemic started is now over 1.2 million.

Fri Aug 27
Ohio: 1,202,728 cases (+4855), 20,799 deaths (+70)
Stark: 36,043 cases (+132), 948 deaths (no change)