Over 32,000 vaccinated for COVID-19 in Florida

Posted at 5:38 PM, Dec 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-19 19:13:04-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — As COVID-19 vaccines continue to make their way around the country, thousands have been vaccinated for the Coronavirus right here in Florida.

The Florida Department of Health said as of 7 a.m. Saturday, a total of 32,707 have been vaccinated for the virus. As of this afternoon, there are 5,086 hospitalizations in the state as a result of the virus.

Health officials reported an additional 11,682 cases of COVID-19 Saturday, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases in Florida to 1,193,165.

It's important to note that the health department doesn't report how many have recovered from the virus.