MICHIGAN (CBS DETROIT) – The first death in Michigan from COVID-19 was reported Wednesday along with an additional 15 coronavirus cases. This brings the state’s total to 80.
The new cases include seven in Oakland County, five in Detroit; one additional in Wayne County and two in Macomb County.READ MORE: Michigan Public Service Commission Says The State Won't Be Affected By Gas Shortage
The death was reported by Beaumont Health who says a man in his 50s died early Wednesday morning.
It happened at the Beaumont Hospital in Wayne County.READ MORE: Five Michigan Students Named 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars
Governor Gretchen Whitmer is set to give an update on the state’s response to the coronavirus at 4 p.m. Wednesday according to a press release from her office.
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