LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — 1,542 Arkansans have been added to the lists of those who have contracted COVID-19 during the pandemic.
That is a combination of 1,460 confirmed and 82 probable cases.
There have been 40 more deaths related to the disease.
The Arkansas Health Department reports 2,660 total deaths have occurred in Arkansas due to COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic.
2,437 of those deaths are confirmed, the other 223 are listed as probable COVID-19 deaths.
149,490 Arkansans are considered recovered.
There are now 18,750 active cases in the state.
1,076 people are hospitalized statewide, that is 20 more than yesterday’s number.
179 people are on ventilators.