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Crawford County added 19 coronavirus cases Tuesday, state officials said.

The Department of Health reported the increase in cases in its latest data release, bringing the county's total number of COVID-19 cases to 6,208 since the pandemic began about 11 months ago.

The county has had 238 cases over the past 14 days, or about 17 a day over that span.

The state's online hospital dashboard listed five COVID patients hospitalized in the county, four adult patients in an intensive care unit, one person on a ventilator and eight ICU beds available.

In other COVID-related news:

• According to the state, nearly 5,800 partial doses of a vaccine have been administered and nearly 5,900 people are fully vaccinated in the county.

• Regionally, since the state started tracking COVID-19, Erie County has had 16,650 cases (an increase of 54 from Monday), Mercer County 7,853 (up 10), Venango County 3,255 (up four) and Warren County 2,110 (up three).

• The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced 2,377 new COVID-19 cases and seven deaths on Tuesday, one of the lowest one-day increase in deaths from the novel coronavirus since last fall.

• The number of hospitalized COVID patients dropped by 91 on Tuesday. Statewide, as of noon Tuesday, 2,356 patients were being treated in Pennsylvania facilities. Statewide there were 491 residents in ICUs, down 13, while 271 patients were being treated on ventilators, up seven.

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