There were more than 1,700 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Michigan on Tuesday.
As of July 27, there were a total of 901,683 confirmed cases with 19,902 deaths in Michigan.
There were 1,762 new confirmed cases and 19 deaths since Friday. That includes 15 deaths identified during a Vital Records review.
For most people, the coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough that clear up in two to three weeks. Older adults and people with existing health problems are among those particularly susceptible to more severe illness, including pneumonia. The vast majority of people recover.
As of July 16, the state is reporting 871,402 people have recovered.