Coronavirus cases across the shore: November 19, 2020
DELMARVA – Here is the latest on COVID-19 across the Eastern Shore.
Maryland added nearly 3,000 new cases overnight, bringing the state’s total to 174,733 confirmed cases. The statewide positivity rate has surpassed 7%, now at 7.19%. Nearly 1,200 patients are currently hospitalized. Locally, Wicomico County has 3,033 confirmed cases with a positivity rate of 6.68%, while Worcester County has 1,392 confirmed cases and a positivity rate of 5.75%.
Delaware is reporting a total of 30,153 confirmed cases, with a statewide positivity rate of 15.1%. Sussex County is up to 9,341 cases and has a positivity rate of 17.3%.
In Virginia, a total of 190,156 cases have been confirmed. Accomack County sits at 1,279 cases.