The Indiana State
Department of Health (ISDH) was reporting this morning 281 new cases of
COVID-19 over the last 24 hours (331 new cases on Tuesday), to bring total
cases so far to 43,140, up from 42,871 on Tuesday.
ISDH was also
reporting today an additional nine deaths over the last 24 hours (an
additional 16 deaths on Tuesday), to bring total deaths so far to 2,580, up
from 2,571 on Tuesday.
Nursing home cases
and deaths to date: 5,147 cases and 1,140 deaths (unchanged from Tuesday).
Marion County has
the most reported cases, 10,996 (10,977 on Tuesday); and the most deaths,
673 (669). Lake County has reported 4,525 cases (4,489) and 238 deaths
(238), the second highest in the state in both categories. LaPorte County
has reported 494 cases and 25 deaths (492 and 25).
The COVID-19 death
count includes both confirmed and presumptive deaths. 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. The 192 presumptive deaths are
unchanged from Tuesday.