1,004 new cases, 21 additional deaths

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KNWA / KFTA) – The Arkansas Department of Health announced 1,004 new COVID-19 cases and 21 additional deaths from the virus in Arkansas on Thursday, September 30.

There are 10,385 cases nationwide that are classified as active by the ADH.

A total of 727 people are hospitalized and 211 are on ventilators.

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The nationwide death toll from COVID-19 rose to 7,691.

Top counties reporting new cases:

  • Pulaski – 98
  • Benton – 81
  • Washington – 65

Of the state’s 3,804,630 vaccine doses, 2,908,999 were administered, according to the Arkansas Department of Health. 292,832 people received only their first dose, while 1,336,561 people are fully vaccinated.

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