Lancaster County broke its one-day COVID-19 case record with 368 new confirmed and probable cases reported in the past 24 hours.
The last record was set Saturday, Nov. 14, with 276 new cases. The county's total case count is now 13,221.
The state also continued its record-breaking week with another 7,126 residents testing positive for COVID-19 since yesterday; in total, the state has reported 288,978 cases, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
In addition, 9,581 total Pa. residents have died from COVID-19 this year.
Lancaster County coroner Dr. Stephen Diamantoni said that the county has seen 472 total COVID-19 deaths as of Thursday afternoon.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health said three people from Lancaster County died in the past 24 hours due to COVID-19, bringing the county's total death count to 502. The additional three deaths means that six people from the county have died from COVID-19 in the past 48 hours, according to the state's health department.
So far, 2,629,527 Pa. residents have tested negative for COVID-19.