Michigan surpasses 8,000 COVID-19 deaths, adds 12,763 cases

Michigan added 12,763 more coronavirus cases and 55 deaths Monday, including cases from Sunday, as infections surge across the nation. The additions average 6,381 cases each day, state officials said. The new additions bring the state’s total of confirmed cases to 264,576 since the virus was first detected in Michigan in March, according to tracking by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. The death toll stands at 8,049 but rises to 8,431 when probable deaths are counted.

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