Coronavirus in Arkansas: 165 new cases, 22 deaths

Coronavirus

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Governor Asa Hutchinson announced 165 new cases and 22 additional deaths due to COVID-19 in Arkansas on Sunday, March 7.

There are now 3,967 cases statewide considered active by the Arkansas Department of Health.

A total of 335 people are hospitalized and 65 are on ventilators.

The statewide death toll due to COVID-19 is now 5,319.

There have been 36,850 PCR tests this month and 11,280 antigen tests.

Top counties reporting new cases:

  • Benton – 35
  • Pulaski – 23
  • Washington – 16
  • Crawford – 8
  • Faulkner – 8

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