HEALTH DEPARTMENT UPDATES STATEWIDE COVID-19 CASE COUNTS
INDIANAPOLIS The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 5,156 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 224,374 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous days dashboard.
A total of 4,512 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 31 from the previous day. Another 250 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by the state and occurred over multiple days.
Decatur County has 24 new positives bringing that number to 872 and 6452 tested (41 new)
As for neighboring counties –
Jennings – 567 positives (9 new) and 5100 tested (31 new)
Ripley – 784 positives (24 new) and 7899 tested (45 new)
Bartholomew – 2021 positives (47 new) and 22,513 tested (181 new)
Shelby – 1329 positives (28 new) and 10,347 tested (136 new)
Rush – 392 positives (11 new) and 4202 tested (42 new)
Franklin – 488 positives (14 new) and 3364 tested (40 new)
To date, 1,853,700 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 1,837,630 on Tuesday. A total of 3,307,845 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.