Thursday COVID-19 update


INDIANAPOLIS The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 6,604 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 404,935 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous days dashboard.

A total of 6,302 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 96 from the previous day. Another 301 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 1682 positives (51 new) and 8458 tested (120 new)
Bartholomew County has 4321 positives (69 new and 29,037 tested (167 new). Another resident has died bringing that number to 69.
Jennings County has had 1296 positives (52 new) and 7303 tested (126 new)
Rush County has 769 positives (24 new) and 5389 tested (58 new)
Shelby County has 2587 positives (74 new) and 13,578 tested (150 new)
Ripley County has 1925 positives (31 new) and 9858 tested (70 new). Another resident has died bringing that number to 28.
Franklin County with 922 positives (13 new) and 4457 tested (30 new)

To date, 2,369,181 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,352,854 on Wednesday. A total of 4,762,893 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.

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