CONCORD - DHHS announced 18 new positive test results for COVID-19 on Friday, including one under the age of 18 and one identified as a Strafford County resident.
Meanwhile, while four cases required hospitalizations, those currently being hospitalized with COVID dropped to 20, the lowest number since the pandemic gathered steam in March.
For perspective, current hospitalizations on June 11 totaled 73; on May 11 they stood at 111.
DHHS also announced three additional deaths related to COVID-19, a man and woman from Hillsborough County and a man from Belknap County, all 60 or over.
Current Situation in New Hampshire
Persons with COVID-19 5,991
Recovered 4,897 (82%)
Deaths Attributed to COVID-19 390 (6.5%)
Total Current COVID-19 Cases 704
Persons Who Have Been Hospitalized for COVID-19 585 (10%)
Current Hospitalizations 20
Persons Being Monitored in NH (approximate point in time) 3,475