Arizona tops 70,000 cases of COVID-19, with 1,579 deaths


Arizona has added 3,591 cases and 44 deaths of COVID-19 overnight, according to the state Department of Health Services.

As of the morning of Saturday, June 27, the ADHS reports 70,051 positive cases and 1,579 deaths of the new coronavirus.

Total COVID-19 deaths by Arizona county

Total deaths due to COVID-19 by county, as of the morning of June 27, are as follows. Data will not be shown for counties with fewer than three deaths:

  • Maricopa County: 741
  • Pinal County: 61
  • Apache County: 85
  • Cochise County: 6
  • Coconino County: 92
  • Gila County: 5
  • Graham County: Fewer than 3.
  • Greenlee County: Fewer than 3.
  • La Paz County: 5
  • Mohave County: 85
  • Navajo County: 124
  • Pima County: 268
  • Santa Cruz County: 16
  • Yavapai County: 8
  • Yuma County: 80

For most people, the new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough that clear up in two to three weeks. But for some — especially older adults and people with existing health problems — it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia, and death.

For Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey’s guidance on restaurants, barbers and cosmetologists, retail establishments, pools, gyms and fitness providers, spas, places of worship, and casinos, go to the Arizona Department of Health Services website.

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