One more Granite Stater died of COVID-19 officials announced Friday, as cases remained steady in New Hampshire.
Health officials said the Granite Stater who died was a Rockingham County man age 60 or older. The death was not related to a long-term care facility, officials said. There have been 1,367 deaths attributed to COVID-19 in New Hampshire since the pandemic began.
The number of known active cases of COVID-19 in the state remained steady, at 265. The number of current hospitalizations increased by two, to 19.
Health officials reported 25 new positive test results for COVID-19 Friday. The seven-day average for daily new cases has fallen to 31, compared to 45 a week ago. A month ago, 157 new cases were being reported daily, and the average was 398 two months ago.
- There have been more than 33.52 million coronavirus cases in the United States, according to the Johns Hopkins University tally.
- The U.S. death toll has surpassed 601,600 people, according to Johns Hopkins.
- President Biden announced Friday that the U.S. has administered 300 million COVID-19 shots. Sixty-five percent of adults in the nation have received at least one shot.
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