DHS: COVID-19 deaths surpass 500 in Wisconsin

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MADISON, Wis. (WEAU)-- On Saturday, the Wisconsin Department of Health Services is reporting 481 new positive cases of COVID-19 putting the state's total at 14,877.

The death toll has surpassed 500 with 507 COVID-19 related deaths in the state, an increase of 11 from Friday.

2,292 people have been hospitalized according to DHS.

179,329 people have tested negative.

Wood County is reporting a death for the first time.

Eau Claire County is reporting 95 cases with no increase from Friday.