JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Almost every day since June 3, the state of Florida reported more than 1,000 new cases each day and Monday the tally reached a major milestone.

On Monday morning, the Florida Department of Health coronavirus dashboard reached 100,217 confirmed cases in the state after 2,926 cases were added in the last 24 hours. It marks the fifth-highest one-day total since the state began tracking new cases.

This is not the number of COVID-19 infections active now but reflects the total number of cases of people who tested.

An additional 12 deaths linked to the virus were reported Monday, bringing the statewide death toll to 3,173. No additional deaths were reported in Northeast Florida.

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