Florida Department of Health releases new COVID-19 update

The Florida Department announces there are 1,467 cases of COVID-19 in Florida as of Tuesday evening. (CDC)

FLORIDA (WJHG/WECP) - The Florida Department announces there are 1,467 cases of COVID-19 in Florida as of Tuesday evening.

Two people have who tested positive for COVID-19 have died, one in Lee County and one in Pinellas County, bringing the total number of deaths in the state to 20.

There are 55 new cases in the state, 49 cases are Florida residents, 6 are non-Florida residents.

In total, 1,379 positive cases are Florida Residents and 88 are non-Florida residents.

To keep up with the latest numbers and statistics coming from the Florida Health Department, visit the state's COVID-19 Dashboard.

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