COVID-19 in Indiana: Nearly 13,000 dead

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INDIANAPOLIS (WTWO/WAWV) — The Indiana Department of Health announced Saturday that 1,191 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 721,577 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus.

To date, 12,926 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of five from the previous day. Another 412 probable deaths have been reported to date based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.    

Hoosiers age 16 and older are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. To schedule a vaccine or locate a vaccination site, visit https://ourshot.in.gov or call 211 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance.

A total of 4,278,157 doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 2,359,964 first doses and 1,918,193 individuals who are fully vaccinated.

A total of 3,387,503 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,381,943 on Friday. A total of 9,819,124 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.

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