The Indiana Dept. of Health today announced 6,983 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19. That brings to 289,183 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the new coronavirus, following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.
A total of 4,992 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 40 since yesterday. Another 254 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 state and occurred over multiple days.
To date, 2,053,143 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,030,938 on Friday. A total of 3,846,380 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the ISDH since Feb. 26.