The Porter County
Health Department was reporting this morning a third death in the county
from COVID-19: a Center Township resident.
To date, three
Porter County residents have died. The previous two were both Portage
The number of
reported cases in the county now totals 135, up from 120 on Tuesday, an
increase of nearly 13 percent.
hospitalizations number 10, the same as on Tuesday; while the Health
Department is reporting a total of 52 recoveries, up from 48 on Tuesday.
Duneland cases by
-- Westchester: 12
cases, one hospitalization, five recoveries (unchanged from Tuesday).
-- Liberty: eight
cases, two hospitalizations, four recoveries (unchanged).
-- Jackson: one
case, no hospitalizations, no recoveries (unchanged)
-- Pine: one case,
its first; no hospitalization and no recovery.
Township--with 61 cases, four hospitalizations, and 20 recoveries (54, four,
and 20 on Tuesday)--remains the hardest hit in the county; followed by
Center, with 25 cases, two hospitalizations, and 10 recoveries (23, two, and
eight); then Westchester; then Union, with seven cases, no hospitalizations,
and six recoveries (seven, none, and five).
with the most cases remains the 50-59 age group, with nearly 40; then 40-49
and 30-39, with more than 20; then 60-69, 70-79, and 20-29, with nearly 20.
outnumber male 72-63.