DOH reports 3 new COVID-19 cases

The state Department of Health reported three new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, all on Oahu, bringing the statewide total to 649 cases.

Two of the new cases were adults and the other was a minor, according to the department. With the new cases, the City and County of Honolulu has now recorded 419 cases.

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Hawaii County has seen 82 cases with all of those patients having since recovered and been released from isolation as of noon Friday.

Meanwhile Maui and Kauai counties cases held steady at 116 and 20, respectively.

Ten of the total cases are Hawaii residents diagnosed outside the state but reported as Hawaii cases according to guidelines of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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There have been 17 coronavirus-related deaths reported in Hawaii, 11 on Oahu and six on Maui.

Of the statewide cases, 605 individuals have been released from isolation.

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