State Health Department Reports 844 Hoosiers Have Died from COVID-19

(UNDATED) – The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) today announced that 963 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and private laboratories.

That brings to 15,961 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s total.

To date, 84,476 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 81,708 on Sunday.

Cass County had the newest cases, at 439. Other counties with more than 10 new cases were Allen (49), Bartholomew (26), Clark (50), Fulton (10), Hamilton (16), Howard (35), Lake (53), Marion (133), Miami (28), St. Joseph (11) and Tippecanoe (15). The Lake County totals include results from East Chicago and Gary, which have their own health departments.

  • Lawrence County has 93 positive cases, 11 deaths, and 477 people have been tested
  • Monroe County has 120 positive cases, 7 deaths, and 1,030 people have been tested
  • Bartholomew County has 232 positive cases, 10 deaths, and 542 people have been tested
  • Brown County has 15 positive cases, 1 death, and 60 people have been tested
  • Daviess County has 45 positive cases, 9 death, and 287 people have been tested
  • Greene County has 47 positive cases, 5 deaths, and 350 people have been tested
  • Jackson County has 118 positive cases, 0 deaths, and 495 people have been tested
  • Martin County has 7 positive cases, 0 deaths, and 54 people have been tested
  • Orange County has 60 positive cases, 6 deaths, and 240 people have been tested
  • Washington County has 40 positive cases, 0 deaths, and 235 people have been tested

A total of 844 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died of COVID-19. Another 88 probable deaths have been reported. Probable deaths are those for which a physician listed COVID-19 as a contributing cause based on X-rays, scans, and other clinical symptoms but for which no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

The complete list of counties with cases is included in the ISDH COVID-19 dashboard at coronavirus.in.gov. Cases are listed by county of residence. Private lab reporting may be delayed and will be reflected in the map and count when results are received at ISDH. The dashboard will be updated at noon each day.

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