Maryland added 1,564 coronavirus cases and 16 deaths as hospitalizations decreased Friday. Hospitalizations went down by 12 to 1,232. Of those, 296 people are in ICU beds and 936 are in acute care. The state’s positivity rate went down slightly to 5.67% The state conducted 46,427 coronavirus tests in the last day. Since the pandemic began in the state there have been 433,359 confirmed COVID-19 cases. At this time, 8,342 Marylanders have died. As of Friday morning, there are 1,535,111 Marylanders fully vaccinated for the virus.
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