NEW YORK STATE (WSYR-TV) — For the 12th straight day, the percentage of positive coronavirus tests in New York State is under 1%.
On Tuesday, more than 80,000 tests were administered in New York, and 631 of those came back positive, for a positive rate of 0.7%.
“That is great news,” New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said.
Sadly, there were six deaths related to coronavirus on Tuesday, and 548 New Yorkers remain hospitalized with the virus.