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WATCH: D.C. mayor says more than 5,000 total cases in nation’s capital

Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser on Monday reported more than 5,000 total confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus. That includes about 260 deaths and 450 people hospitalized as a result of contracting the virus, putting the city’s hospitals at 78 percent of their normal capacity, Bowser said.

Watch the mayor’s remarks in the video player above.