COVID-19 in Indiana: New deaths reported in Vigo, Parke, Greene counties

Wabash Valley COVID-19 updates

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health Monday reported 1,065 newly confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the state total to 640,744.

A total of 11,459 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 58 from the previous day. One new death each was reported Monday in Vigo, Parke and Greene counties.

Another 416 probable deaths were reported statewide based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.    

To date, 3,011,185 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,006,430 on Sunday. A total of 7,303,220 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 65 and older, along with healthcare workers, long-term care residents and first responders who are regularly called to the scene of an emergency to render medical assistance, are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine.

As of Monday, 699,769 Hoosiers have received a first dose of vaccine, and 223,576 are fully vaccinated. Additional locations and appointments are being added as more vaccine becomes available.

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