Florida nears 9,000 new coronavirus cases in one day

Posted at 12:30 PM, Jun 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-26 13:19:02-04

FLORIDA — The Florida Department of Health says there are nearly 8,942 new cases of Covid-19, bringing the state total to 122,960.

This data is as of Friday at 11 a.m.

Friday's data is the highest single-day reporting of coronavirus cases in Florida since the start of the pandemic.

On Thursday, Florida reported 5,004 new cases of coronavirus.

These are the latest numbers of cases of Coronavirus in Southwest Florida by county:

Lee County: Total Cases: 4,757, Deaths: 152

Collier County: Total Cases: 3,778, Deaths: 70

Charlotte County: Total Cases: 657, Deaths: 76

DeSoto County: Total Cases: 539, Deaths: 10

Hendry County: Total Cases: 851, Deaths: 24

Glades County: Total Cases: 154, Deaths: 1