N.Y. coronavirus death toll jumps to 519
New York — Another 134 people have died from coronavirus in New York, bringing the statewide death toll to 519, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Friday.
A total of 6,481 people, about 14.5% of cases, are now hospitalized due to the virus. About 3.5% of the total cases, or 1,583 people, are in intensive care units, Cuomo said.
The state now has 44,635 confirmed cases, an increase of 7,377 overnight.