SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – There have been 2,542 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Utah and 20 total deaths related to the virus.
According to the Utah Department of Health, 47,614 people have been tested, and 221 people have been hospitalized.
State epidemiologist Angela Dunn said the patient who died was a Salt Lake County resident who was older than 60.
She encouraged all Utahns who are showing any symptoms of COVID-19 — fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, muscle aches, loss of taste or smell — to get tested. To schedule a test or find a testing location, go to coronavirus.utah.gov/testing-locations.