Hawaii reports 938 COVID cases, five new deaths

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HONOLULU (KHON2) — The Hawaii Department of Health (DOH) reports 938 new coronavirus cases, and five new deaths on Saturday, Aug. 28.

There are 693 coronavirus cases on Oahu, 116 on the Big Island, 31 on Kauai, 87 on Maui, and 11 residents diagnosed out of state.

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That brings the state total to 60,551.

The state death toll rises to 587. The DOH reports the first coronavirus death from Molokai is a woman in the age range of 70-79 years old with underlying conditions who died in the hospital.
A man from Oahu in the age range of 50 to 59 years old with underlying conditions died in the hospital.
A woman from Oahu in the age range of 70-79 years old with underlying conditions died in the hospital.
Two men from Oahu in the age range of over 80 years old with underlying conditions died in the hospital.

The state stands at 62.6% of vaccinated residents.

Here is an in-depth breakdown from the DOH’s website:

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