Delaware reports 231 new coronavirus cases, 14 new deaths

DOVER, Del. — The state of Delaware has reported 231 new coronavirus cases.

The Delaware State News reported Wednesday that at least 89 of those cases came from the University of Delaware.

The state’s Department of Public Health also announced 14 new coronavirus-related deaths.

All of the people who died had underlying conditions.

Two of the people who passed away were residents of long-term care facilities.

Meanwhile, the number of hospitalizations fell from 182 to 135 in the week between Feb. 23 and Tuesday.

Seventeen patients are in critical condition. I

n the meantime, more people are getting vaccinated in the state. More than 230,000 people have been inoculated.

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