The Indiana State
Department of Health (ISDH) was reporting this morning 2,757 new cases of
COVID-19 over the last 72 hours (1,253 new cases on Friday), to bring the
total so far to 74,992, up from 72,254 on Friday.
ISDH reported 1,036
new cases on Saturday; 1,048 on Sunday; and 673 today.
ISDH was also
reporting 21 additional COVID-19 deaths over the last 72 hours (10
additional deaths on Friday), to bring the total to date to 3,051, up from
3,030 on Friday.
In addition, ISDH
was reporting 921 hospitalizations today, the most since June 5, when 926
hospitalizations were reported.
Marion County has
the most reported cases, 15,963 (15,503 on Friday); and the most deaths, 725
(725). Lake County has reported 7,632 cases (7,447) and 275 deaths (274),
the second highest in the state in both categories. LaPorte County has
reported 921 cases and 30 deaths (883 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 206 presumptive deaths was reported today, up from 202 on Friday.