COVID-19 in Indiana: 655 new cases, 6 additional deaths reported Wednesday

Regional News

via ISDH website

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health on Wednesday reported 655 newly confirmed cases of the coronavirus, bringing the state total to 741,697.

To date, 13,155 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of six from the previous day. Another 416 probable deaths have been reported to date based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.    

A total of 3,486,550 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,482,776 on Tuesday. A total of 10,366,786 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26, 2020.

To find testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.

Hoosiers age 12 and older can receive a COVID-19 vaccine; individuals younger than age 18 are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine only. To find a vaccination clinic, visit https://ourshot.in.gov or call 211 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are accepted at most sites.

As of Wednesday, a total of 5,074,212 doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 2,614,017 first doses and 2,460,195 individuals who are fully vaccinated. The fully vaccinated number represents individuals who have received a second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines and those who received the single Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

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