Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 5 New Cases of COVID-19 Overnight

June 17, 2020, 12:24 PM HST
* Updated June 17, 12:25 PM
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Hawai‘i Department of Health officials reported five new cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 744.

One new case was identified on the Big Island, while the rest were reported on O‘ahu.

The county-by-county case count is as follows:

  • Honolulu: 508
  • Maui: 120
  • Hawai‘i: 83
  • Kaua‘i: 21
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State Diagnoses: 12

To date, 95 people have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection, while 17 people have died. As of noon Wednesday, a total of 639 individuals have been released from isolation and are considered recovered.

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