Tuesday’s report from the Florida Department of Health recorded the deaths of 146 people due to complications from COVID-19 since Monday, bringing the statewide death toll to 12,946.
In the greater Tampa Bay region, there were 28 deaths.
The deaths were recorded by the state since Monday’s report, but they may have occurred days or weeks earlier.
Since Monday’s report, 3,116 people tested positive for the coronavirus, bringing the statewide total to 668,846.
Tuesday’s report shows 456 new positive tests in the greater Tampa Bay region.