Florida Department of Health
August 3, 2020
Florida Department of Health Updates New COVID-19 Cases, Announces Seventy-Three Deaths Related to COVID-19
~486,384 positive cases in Florida residents and 5,500 positive cases in non-Florida residents~
Test results for more than 60,900 individuals were reported to DOH as of midnight, on Sunday, August 2. Today, as reported at 11 a.m., there are:
- 4,752 new positive COVID-19 cases (4,716 Florida residents and 36 non-Florida residents)
- 73 Florida resident deaths related to COVID-19
On August 2, 9.09 percent of new cases** tested positive.
There are a total of 491,884 Florida cases*** with 7,157 deaths related to COVID-19.
Since August 2, the death of seventy-three Florida residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have been reported in Bay, Broward, Columbia, Dade, Duval, Flagler, Hillsborough, Leon, Madison, Manatee, Marion, Nassau, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Seminole, Sumter, Suwannee and Volusia counties.
Nassau County Emergency Management:
We are very sad to announce another Nassau resident with CoViD-19, a 65-year-old male, has passed away. Our deepest sympathies and condolences go out to his family and friends.
Protecting Public Health, and protecting the health of the most vulnerable members of our community is everyone’s responsibility.
Please be vigilant and follow the CDC and FDOH guidance to reduce the spread of infectious diseases.