'We're not out of the woods' - Lamont urges diligence as coronavirus positivity rate increases to 1.9%

"We're not out of the woods and we have to be diligent about these flare ups," Gov. Ned Lamont said.

News 12 Staff

Oct 1, 2020, 9:57 PM

Updated 1,350 days ago

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BRIEFING UPDATES:
-10,372 tests were administered and 192 came back positive 
-107 patients are hospitalized (increase of 3)
-There have been 3 COVID-related deaths
-State's positivity rate is at 1.9%
-Backus Hospital in Norwich says 9% of COVID-19 tests are positive
-"We're not out of the woods and we have to be diligent about these flare ups," Gov. Ned Lamont said.
-For Halloween, Lamont said to stay with the people you live with and wear a mask. He also said to leave candy out, so trick or treaters don't have to go up to the door. 


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