ISDH reports 675 new COVID-19 cases


The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 675 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 23,146 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the new coronavirus following corrections to yesterday’s total.

Nearly 40 percent of ICU beds and more than 81 percent of ventilators were available as of Friday.

A total of 1,328 Hoosiers have been confirmed to have died of COVID-19, an increase of 33 over yesterday. Another 119 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data is received by ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 130,128 tests have been reported to the ISDH, up from 124,782 on Thursday.