State reports over 25,000 total coronavirus cases


The Indiana State Dept. of Health today announced 566 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19, bringing to 25,127 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the new coronavirus following corrections to yesterday’s total.

Nearly 45 percent of ICU beds and more than 81 percent of ventilators were available as of Tuesday.

A total of 1,444 Hoosiers have died of COVID-19, an increase of 33 over the previous day. Another 134 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 the ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 150,510 tests have been reported to the ISDH, up from 146,688 on Monday.