One new COVID-19 death was reported in Indiana's Dubois County on Monday, Aug. 24.
The death was confirmed by the Dubois County Health Department (DCHD) on Monday and brought the county's total number of COVID-19 deaths to date to 17 since the first COVID-19 death in the county was recorded on May 11.
Additionally, 15 new positive cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Dubois County on Monday by the local health department.
To date, 795 total Dubois County residents are now confirmed to have contracted novel coronavirus.
The positivity rate in Dubois County is currently 12.54% with 6,339 total Dubois County residents having been tested for the virus so far.
According to DCHD, 640 of the county's COVID-19 patients have recovered from the virus, showing a recovery rate of 80.5%.