The Indiana State
Department of Health (ISDH) was reporting today 2,880 new COVID-19 cases
over the last 24 hours (1,766 on Wednesday), to bring the total so far to
155,246, up 152,396 on Wednesday.
ISHD was also
reporting today 43 additional COVID-19 deaths over the last 24 hours (15
additional deaths on Wednesday), to bring the total to date to 4,082, up
from 4,038 on Wednesday.
In addition, ISDH
was reporting today 1,515 hospitalizations, up from 1,484 on Wednesday: the
most hospitalizations since May 4, when ISDH reported 1,579.
Marion County was
reporting today 25,151 cases (24,905 on Wednesday) and 785 deaths (785), the
most in the state in both categories. Lake County was reporting 13,570 cases
(13,380) and 355 deaths (352), the second most in the state in both
categories. LaPorte County was reporting 2,228 cases (2,209) and 58 deaths
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 234 presumptive deaths was reported today, up from 233 on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, as of
today ISDH was reporting 2,843 student cases statewide, 567 teacher cases,
and 655 staff cases, unchanged from Wednesday.
There were 622
schools with no reported cases; 1,168 schools with one or more cases; and
576 schools have not reported, also unchanged from Wednesday.