ANNAPOLIS (WJZ) — Over 5,000 Marylanders have died from the coronavirus and hospitalizations break another pandemic-record Tuesday morning.

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The state added 2,401 coronavirus cases, bringing the total case count throughout the pandemic to 239,362. Sixty-one more Marylanders died from the virus in the last 24 hours, the highest daily death count since May.

LATEST: 2,405 New Cases, 64 Deaths, Highest Since May

Gov. Larry Hogan responded to the grim milestone on Tuesday.

Hospitalizations break records for the fifth time in a week, continuing to be the highest since the pandemic began with 1,799 Marylanders hospitalized- adding 57 in the last 24 hours.

Of those hospitalized, 411 are in ICU beds and 1,388 are in acute care.

The statewide positivity rate went up by .07% and is now at 7.53%. The state administered 33,186 coronavirus tests in the last 24 hours.

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Here’s a breakdown of cases and deaths by county, race and age/gender (probable deaths are listed with an asterisk):

By County

County Cases Deaths
Allegany 4,737 (122)
Anne Arundel 20,548 (305) 13*
Baltimore City 28,407 (609) 21*
Baltimore County 34,407 (800) 28*
Calvert 1,916 (41) 1*
Caroline 1,182 (10)
Carroll 4,260 (149) 4*
Cecil 2,923 (57) 2*
Charles 5,234 (113) 1*
Dorchester 1,177 (17)
Frederick 8,966 (155) 8*
Garrett 1,169 (23)
Harford 7,357 (118) 4*
Howard 9,783 (160) 6*
Kent 583 (23) 2*
Montgomery 40,062 (990) 44*
Prince George’s 48,232 (972) 27*
Queen Anne’s 1,368 (26) 1*
St. Mary’s 2,765 (76)
Somerset 1,488 (13)
Talbot 972 (7)
Washington 6,088 (98)
Wicomico 3,990 (69)
Worcester 1,748 (39) 1*
Data not available (47) 4*

By Age Range and Gender

Age/Gender Cases Deaths
0-9 10,498 (1)
10-19 21,536 (4)
20-29 44,931 (27) 1*
30-39 42,454 (57) 6*
40-49 37,257 (153) 4*
50-59 35,563 (390) 22*
60-69 23,692 (787) 17*
70-79 13,703 (1,270) 29*
80+ 9,728 (2,348) 88*
Data not available (2)
Female 125,976 (2,456) 81*
Male 113,386 (2,583) 86*

By Race and Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Cases Deaths
African-American (NH) 70,501 (1,906) 60*
Asian (NH) 4,843 (174) 6*
White (NH) 75,106 (2,331) 82*
Hispanic 43,336 (520) 14*
Other (NH) 10,949 (55)
Data not available 34,627 (53) 5*

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CBS Baltimore Staff