Michigan reports 799 new coronavirus cases; 21 new deaths – Detroit Free Press

The State of Michigan reported an additional 799 positive cases of COVID-19 and 21 deaths on Saturday.  

Of the 21 death’s reported Saturday, seven came from prior days during a vital records review. 

The state total is 101,478 confirmed cases with 6,467 deaths, according to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. 

[ Michigan coronavirus cases: Tracking the pandemic ]

As of Friday, the state reported 76,151 recovered patients. The state defines recovered patients as those with a confirmed case and still alive 30 days after the onset of illness.

The health department also reported there are 10,437 probable cases and 266 probable deaths.

Meredith Spelbring is a news intern with the Detroit Free Press. Reach her at mspelbring@freepress.com or on Twitter @mere0415.