COVID weekly update: 80 new cases reported on Kaua‘i
The state Department of Health reported 1,047 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, Oct. 12, bringing the statewide total to 358,279. Five new fatalities were reported.
A total of 80 new infections were reported Wednesday on the Garden Isle. A map documenting new cases by district throughout all islands can be accessed at the DOH website.
The island-by-island case count is as follows:
The average number of people statewide hospitalized for the virus from Sept. 29-Oct. 5 was 73. At least 1,699 have died since the pandemic began.