Florida reports record-breaking 11,458 new COVID-19 cases

Florida reports record-breaking 11,458 new COVID-19 cases
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Florida Department of Health reported more than 11,000 new COVID-19 cases Saturday as well as 18 deaths.

The state set a new daily case record with 11,458. There are now 3,702 coronavirus-related deaths in the state.

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In Northeast Florida, there are 881 new cases reported. Here’s a local breakdown:

Baker: 98 (+14)

Bradford: 94 (+2)

Clay: 936 (+65)

Columbia: 348 (+17)

Duval: 8,614 (+653)

Nassau: 277 (+24)

Putnam: 516 (+27)

St. Johns: 1259 (+71)

Union: 82 (+8)