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Another C19 death in Porter County

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The Porter County Health Department was reporting this morning another COVID-19 death, to bring the total in the county so far to 36.

The victim was a Center Township resident in the 60-69 age group.

The Health Department was also reporting nine new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours (five new cases on Wednesday), to bring the total so far to 623, up from 614 on Wednesday.

Three patients are currently hospitalized, while 497 have recovered, both unchanged from Wednesday.

To date, 98 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Porter County's long-term care facilities, up from 97 on Wednesday; while 25 patients have died, two are currently hospitalized, and 46 have recovered, unchanged from Wednesday.

Duneland cases by township, all unchanged from Wednesday:

-- Westchester: 40 cases, four of them active.

-- Liberty: 25 cases, none active.

-- Jackson: Two cases, neither active.

-- Pine: Seven cases, four of them active.

Other townships:

-- Portage: 253 cases.

-- Center: 176 cases.

-- Washington: 51 cases.

-- Union: 25 cases.


Posted 6/18/2020




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