The Porter County
Health Department was reporting this morning six new COVID-19 cases over the
last 24 hours (12 new cases on Tuesday), to bring the total so far to 1,497,
up from 1,491 on Tuesday.
Three patients are
currently hospitalized with COVID-19, up from two on Tuesday; and 1,288 have
recovered, unchanged from Tuesday. Total active cases in Porter County right
deaths were reported today. To date, 41 Porter County residents have
succumbed to COVID-19.
Duneland cases by
-- Westchester: 150
cases (149 on Tuesday). Twenty-six active cases.
-- Liberty: 74
cases (73 on Tuesday). Six active cases.
-- Jackson: 19
cases (unchanged from Monday). Four active cases.
-- Pine: nine
cases, none of them active.
-- Portage: 551
cases (549 on Tuesday).
-- Center: 418
cases (417 on Tuesday).
-- Washington: 75
cases (unchanged from Tuesday).
-- Union: 78 cases
(unchanged from Tuesday).
The Indiana State
Department of Health (ISDH) was reporting this morning 506 new cases of
COVID-19 over the last 24 hours (850 on Tuesday), to bring the total so far
to 82,336, up from 81,847 on Tuesday.
ISDH was also
reporting 15 additional COVID-19 deaths over the last 24 hours (30
additional deaths on Monday), to bring the total to date to 3,192, up from
3,177 on Tuesday.
Marion County has
the most reported cases, 16,944 (16,869 on Tuesday); and the most deaths,
740 (738). Lake County has reported 8,298 cases (8,256) and 287 deaths
(286), the second highest in the state in both categories. LaPorte County
has reported 1,016 cases and 30 deaths (1,011 and 30).
The total COVID-19
death count includes both confirmed and presumptive deaths to date.
Presumptive deaths are those for which x-ray, scans, and clinical symptoms
all point to COVID-19 but for which no positive test is on record. A total
of 212 presumptive deaths was reported today, up from 211 on Tuesday.