LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Governor Asa Hutchinson announced 607 new cases and 19 additional deaths due to COVID-19 in Arkansas on Wed., September 30.
There are now 6,373 cases statewide considered active by the Arkansas Department of Health.
A total of 70,007 people in Arkansas have recovered. Since March, there have been a total of 80,610 cases.
The statewide death toll due to COVID-19 is now 1,223.
A total of 490 (+0) people are hospitalized and 93 (-4) are on ventilators.
The top counties reporting new cases today include:
- Pulaski – 51
- Washington – 43
- Craighead – 39
- Benton – 28
- Faulkner- 26
You can learn more about the state’s response to the novel coronavirus at https://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programs-services/topics/novel-coronavirus.