AUGUSTA — The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday that 126 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported around the state, pushing the total number of coronavirus cases since March of last year to 70,844.
State health officials said the death toll remained at 900.
To date, 2,159 Mainers have been hospitalized due to COVID-19.
As of Tuesday, 42 people were hospitalized, 20 of them in critical care and eight on ventilators.
Also as of Tuesday, 1,587,692 COVID-19 vaccines had been administered. Of those, 769,763 were first doses and 817,929 were final doses.
For more information, visit the Maine CDC website.