Maryland health officials reported 1,471 new cases of the coronavirus and 11 more deaths Wednesday, ending the two-day stretch of less than 1,000 daily cases. The surge in cases comes as health officials reported more completed tests than the past two days combined. With the 1,471 new cases, the state health department has now reported a total of 420,526 cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the virus, since March 2020.
Maryland reports 1,471 coronavirus cases, 11 new deaths
April 8, 2021