Wisconsin COVID-19 Deaths Increase To 170

(Dodge County) The Wisconsin Department of Health is reporting this afternoon that the state has experienced 16 more deaths from Monday to Tuesday, bringing the total to 170. There was an increase of 127 positive cases with 3555 now confirmed. Of those cases, 1049 people required hospitalization, which is 30-percent. To date nearly 38-thousand Wisconsinites have been tested and were found not to have coronavirus. Dodge County has 19 positive cases while the number of negative results has increased from 525 on Monday to 538 on Tuesday. Dodge County reported its first death on Monday, a man in his sixties who was hospitalized out of state while traveling. There are 25 positive cases in Columbia County with one death on record. Washington County has had 73 people test positive with three deaths. Fond du Lac County has 59 positive tests and two deaths. Jefferson County is at 24 positive cases. Green Lake County has one positive case.