Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Hawai‘i Hit With 121 New Cases, 2 More COVID-Related Deaths

September 30, 2020, 12:13 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 121 new cases of coronavirus Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 12,410 since the pandemic began. Two new COVID-related fatalities were also reported. Details on the deaths were not immediately available.

Twenty-seven new cases were identified on the Big Island, a considerable spike from Tuesday when three cases were reported and Monday when the tally dropped all the way to zero. A total of 130 cases remain active islandwide, according to DOH statistics. The state’s virus tracker, which maps cases by district across all islands, can be accessed here.

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

  • Honolulu: 11,197
  • Hawai‘i: 730
  • Maui: 391
  • Kaua‘i: 59
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State Diagnoses: 33

To date, 847 people have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection, while at least 136 have died. A total of 10,298 individuals have been released from isolation and are considered recovered.

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