Saturday COVID-19 update


INDIANAPOLIS The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 4,839 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 457,871 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous days dashboard.

A total of 7,017 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 73 from the previous day. Another 321 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 now has 61 deaths (1 new) and 18=915 positives (26 new) and 9030 tested (64 new)

Bartholomew County has 4902 positives (33 new) 30,705 tested (155 new)

Rush County has 990 positives (19 new) and 5892 tested (51 new)

Jennings County has 2 more deaths bringing the number to 27. 1530 positives (17 new) and 7949 tested (37 new)

Ripley County adds a death bringing the number to 37. 2170 positives (9 new) and 10,466 tested (56 new)

Franklin County has 1065 positives (9 new) and 4747 tested (20 new)

Shelby County has 2998 positives (39 new) and 14,454 tested (70 new)

To date, 2,505,094 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,492,370 on Friday. A total of 5,196,436 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26

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