The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services reported 7,108 new cases* of COVID-19, and 135 new deaths**.
*Today's daily case count represents confirmed cases over two days (Tuesday & Wednesday). The average number of new cases is 3,554 per day.
**Deaths announced today includes 78 deaths identified during a Vital Records review.
The state has a total of 1,097,129 COVID-19 cases, 21,744 deaths, 962,955 recovered, and 10,120,248 vaccine doses administered***.
***Vaccines updated as of October 18, 2021