March 31 COVID-19 update: 564 cases, 8 deaths in Arkansas

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Governor Asa Hutchinson announced 564 cases of COVID-19 in Arkansas on Tuesday. This is up 91 new cases from Monday.

The governor said there is one new death due to the coronavirus, raising the state’s death toll to eight.

The latest death was an individual over the age of 65, according to Dr. Nate Smith with the Arkansas Department of Health.

There are three new counties in Arkansas with cases: Columbia, Newton and Perry.

The state on Monday reported 473 cases and 62 hospitalizations.

Updated as of 3/31/2020  7:08 p.m.
*these data are updated once a day
Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Arkansas564
Arkansas Department of Health Lab positive test results106
Commercial Lab positive test results320


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