THURSDAY UPDATE: State Deaths Surpass 19,000

COLUMBUS. Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – The number of coronavirus deaths in Ohio has now surpassed 19,000.

The figure for Stark County is just short of 900, at 896.

Just over 1700 new cases were reported in the state Thursday, with 37 of them out of Stark County.

Here are the Thursday numbers:

Thurs April 22

Ohio: 1,060,119 cases (+1724),
19,033 deaths

Stark: 31,623 cases (+37),
896 deaths