Coronavirus in Arkansas: 3,323 new cases, 25 additional deaths


LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Governor Asa Hutchinson announced 3,323 new cases and 25 additional deaths due to COVID-19 in Arkansas on Thursday, January 7.

There are now 25,984 cases statewide considered active by the Arkansas Department of Health.

A total of 1,326 people are hospitalized and 218 are on ventilators.

The statewide death toll due to COVID-19 is now 3,926.

Top counties reporting new cases:

  • Pulaski – 453
  • Benton – 350
  • Washington – 289
  • Faulkner – 137
  • Garland – 133

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