COVID-19 in Indiana: Case count continues to rise across Wabash Valley

Wabash Valley COVID-19 updates

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health on Thursday reported 735 new cases of the coronavirus across the state, including several new local cases.

Eight new cases were reported in Vigo County, while Sullivan saw an increase of four. Martin, Greene and Clay counties each reported two new cases, and Daviess added one new case.

Currently, 54,080 Indiana residents have tested positive for the coronavirus since the start of the pandemic.

A total of 2,602 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 10 over the previous day.

Another 193 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 ISDH and occurred over multiple days.           

As of Thursday, nearly 32 percent of ICU beds and nearly 84 percent of ventilators were available statewide.

To date, 595,558 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 586,589 on Wednesday.

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

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