Coronavirus in Arkansas: 2,212 new cases, 10 additional deaths


LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Governor Asa Hutchinson announced 2,212 new cases and 10 additional deaths due to COVID-19 in Arkansas on Wednesday, December 2.

There are now 16,378 cases statewide considered active by the Arkansas Department of Health.

The statewide death toll due to COVID-19 is now 2,522.

A total of 1,088 people are hospitalized and 186 are on ventilators.

The top counties reporting new cases today include:

  • Pulaski – 258
  • Benton – 166
  • Washington – 158
  • Craighead – 119
  • Faulkner – 84

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