Coronavirus cases across the shore: September 25, 2020

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DELMARVA – Below is an update on COVID-19 cases across the Eastern Shore.

Maryland added 559 new cases over the last 24 hours, bringing the statewide total to 122,359, with a positivity rate of 2.51 percent, down 0.06 from Thursday. Locally, Wicomico County added 13 new cases, with a total of 1,949, and a positivity rate of 3.85 percent, up from 3.78 percent the previous day. Worcester County added 12 new cases, bringing their total to 1,040, with a positivity rate of 7.34 percent, from 6.61 percent the day before.

Delaware saw an increase of 138 cases overnight, bringing the statewide total to 20,085. Delaware’s positivity rate currently sits at 7.3 percent. Locally, Sussex County added 27 new cases, bringing their total to 6,718, with a 7.8 percent positivity rate, down from 8.1 percent Thursday.

Virginia added 835 new cases, bringing their total to 137,283. The current statewide positivity rate is 5.1 percent, down from 5.3 from Thursday. Accomack added three new cases over the past 24 hours, bringing their total to 1,172.

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