Arkansas sees new record in daily COVID-19 cases


LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas (KNWA/KFTA) — Arkansas hit a new daily record of COVID-19 cases. The state recorded 4,304 new cases. Benton County leads the state with 588 while Washington County has 388. Sebastian County has 271.

The total number of active cases went up by 1,741 to 23,930.

There are 1,185 hospitalizations in the state. Ten less than yesterday.

The amount of deaths has risen by 35 to 3,711.

Governor Hutchinson said in a tweet. “As we enter this new year, our first resolution should be to follow guidelines. We all must do our part.”

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Video

FOX24 Video


More News

Local News Video


More Don't Miss

Trending Stories

Follow KNWA & FOX24 on Facebook

get the app

News App

Weather App

Follow @KNWAFOX24 on Twitter

Mega Millions & Powerball Numbers