There were more than 27,000 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in Michigan on Wednesday.
As of Jan. 26, there were a total of 1,933,062 confirmed cases with 29,605 deaths in Michigan.
There were 27,423 new confirmed cases and 379 new deaths since Monday. That includes 268 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 Jan. 20, the state is reporting 1,421,905 people have recovered.