Wisconsin tops 3,000 coronavirus cases for first time with new single-day record
MADISON, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Wisconsin has once again broken a single-day record of COVID-19 cases with 3,132 reported Thursday, Oct. 8.
This is the first time the state has surpassed the 3,000 mark.
Nine more people have died from the virus.
The new numbers are from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS).
For the first time, we see 3,000+ #COVID19_WI cases reported in a day. Protect yourself & your community & #StopTheSpread. If you're getting out of the house, practice physical distancing, #MaskUpWisconsin & use our Decision Tool to make safe choices: https://t.co/4JQGip7yuw pic.twitter.com/TkWHeEdmvL— WIDeptHealthServices (@DHSWI) October 8, 2020