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Ohio coronavirus updates: 134,001 confirmed cases in the state, 4,282 deaths

A look at coronvavirus-related developments in Ohio.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A look at coronavirus-related developments in Ohio:

The Ohio Department of Health reported 955 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 67 hospitalizations on Thursday.

Confirmed cases as of Sept. 17:
Reported by Ohio Department of Health

  • 134,001 confirmed cases
  • 4,282 deaths
  • 14,507 hospitalizations
  • 119,690 presumed recoveries*

ODH is also reporting 7,584 probable cases and 298 additional deaths under an expanded case definition of COVID-19 from the CDC.

Breakdown of Ohio cases by county >>

*The state of Ohio is now reporting total presumed recoveries from COVID-19. The number is determined by the following formula: Total Cases - Deaths - Cases with an Onset Date in the Last 21 Days = Presumed Recovered.



Gov. Mike DeWine provides an update on the status of the coronavirus and Ohio's response.





For most people, the virus causes mild or moderate symptoms that clear up in a couple of weeks. Older adults and people with existing health problems are at higher risk of more severe illness, including pneumonia, or death.

10TV is committed to bringing you a FACTS NOT FEAR approach to our coronavirus reporting. You can count on 10TV to give you the latest developments and the impacts on you and your family. For complete coverage, visit: 10TV.com/coronavirus.

For more information on Ohio's response to COVID-19, visit coronavirus.ohio.gov or call 1-833-4-ASK-ODH.