The Indiana State
Department of Health (ISDH) was reporting this morning 676 new COVID-19
cases (581 new cases on Wednesday) over the last 24 hours, to bring total
confirmed cases in the state to 29,936, up from 29,272, an increase of 2.3
ISDH was also
reporting 48 additional deaths over the last 24 hours (38 additional deaths
on Wednesday), to bring the total in the state so far to 1,764, up from
1,716, an increase of 2.8 percent.
The number of
probable COVID-19 deaths to date: 149. Probable 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. Total confirmed and probable COVID-19 deaths
Indiana: 1,913 (1,864 on Wednesday).
Nursing home cases
and deaths to date: 3,625 cases and 732 deaths (unchanged from Wednesday).
Number of nursing home facilities in the state with at least one case of
COVID-19: 212. Number with at least one death: 129.
202,995 tests have
been reported to date to ISDH, up from 195,738 on Wednesday, an increase of
3.7 percent over the last 24 hours, with a positive rate of 14.7 percent.
Tests are being conducted by ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and
Prevention, and private laboratories.
Tests in Porter
County: 3,578 (3,372). In Lake County: 18,824 (18,251). In LaPorte County:
Marion County has
the most reported cases, 8,815 (8,656 on Wednesday); and the most deaths,
518 (505). Lake County has reported 3,087 cases (3,024) and 162 deaths
(149), the second highest in the state in both categories. LaPorte County
has reported 373 cases and 17 deaths (365 and 16).