ISDH reports 492 additional COVID-19 cases


The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 492 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 28,255 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 nearly 81 percent of ventilators were available as of Sunday.

A total of 1,621 Hoosiers have died of COVID-19, an increase of 14 more than yesterday. Another 144 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record, following a correction to yesterday’s total. Deaths are reported based on when data is received by the ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 183,912 tests have been reported to the ISDH, up from 177,243 on Sunday.