1,115 new coronavirus cases and four additional deaths according to latest data

This is the latest data as of Wednesday.
This is the latest data as of Wednesday.(Maine CDC)
Published: Dec. 23, 2021 at 8:47 AM EST|Updated: Dec. 23, 2021 at 11:54 AM EST
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AUGUSTA, Maine (WABI) - There are 1,115 new cases of COVID-19 and four additional deaths, according to the latest CDC data released Thursday.

Two of the deaths were in Penobscot County and one each in Aroostook and Somerset Counties.

134 cases are reported in Penobscot, 109 in Kennebec, 69 in Knox, and 57 in Somerset Counties.

10,091 coronavirus vaccinations were administered Wednesday.

Of those, 7, 396 were booster shots.

355 people were in the hospital with the virus. That’s 20 less than Wednesday.

120 people are in intensive care.

68 people are on ventilators, up eight from Wednesday.

As of Thursday, there were 59 ICU beds available statewide.

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