COVID-19 in Indiana: 2 new deaths reported locally

Wabash Valley COVID-19 updates

Two new COVID-19 deaths were reported in the Wabash Valley Wednesday, according to the Indiana State Department of Health. (via ISDH website)

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health Wednesday reported 1,260 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the state total to 693,452.

To date, 12,694 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 15 from the previous day. One new death each was reported in Vigo and Daviess counties. Another 405 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.    

A total of 3,285,393 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,281,732 on Tuesday. A total of 9,078,051 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 16 and older are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine. To schedule a vaccine, visit https://ourshot.in.gov or call 211 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance.

Additional locations and appointments are being added as more vaccine becomes available.

As of Wednesday, a total of 3,118,886 doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 1,827,696 first doses and 1,291,190 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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