Maryland reports more than 1,000 new coronavirus cases, second-most daily test results to date

A total of 839,989 people have now tested negative for the virus, officials said, adding more than 17,000 new negative tests in the previous 24 hours. The total number of COVID-10 tests reported statewide has increased by about 31,000 to 1,245,767. That’s the second-largest daily increase in reported tests, trailing only the 34,874 reported July 24.