Nebraska reports 18,899 coronavirus cases, 267 deaths
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska health officials say the number of reported coronavirus cases in the state is approaching 19,000. The state’s online coronavirus tracker said Monday the state had 18,899 cases of COVID-19. That is 375 higher than it was on Friday. The number of deaths linked to the coronavirus outbreak in the state increased by 1 to 267 between Friday and Monday. The state said that 41% of Nebraska’s hospital beds, 49% of its intensive care beds and 79% of its ventilators remained available Monday. For most people, the coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms that clear up in two to three weeks.
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