ISDH reports 44 new deaths, 89 probable deaths


The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 718 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 14,395 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the new coronavirus following corrections to yesterday’s total.

A total of 785 Indiana residents have been confirmed to have died of COVID-19. Since yesterday, 44 additional deaths have been reported.

In addition, a total of 87 probable deaths have been reported. Probable deaths are those for which a physician listed COVID-19 as a contributing cause based on X-rays, scans and other clinical symptoms but for which no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by the ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 79,774 tests have been reported to the ISDH.