The Indiana State Department of Health's Wednesday, Sept. 2, update shows 871 new positive cases of COVID-19 throughout the state.
Wednesday's increase in new positive cases brought the total number of Indiana residents known to have tested positive for COVID-19 to date to 95,750.
ISDH also reported 13 new deaths throughout the state on Wednesday, which brought the total number of COVID-19 deaths in Indiana to 3,106, since the first death was recorded in the state on March 15.
As of Wednesday, 1,092,596 total Indiana residents have been tested for COVID-19, with 9,085 new individual tests being reported by ISDH on that day. Out of all of the Indiana residents who have been tested for the virus, 8.76% of them have tested positive.
According to the state health department, 40.0% of ICU beds and 82.2% of ventilators were available in hospitals throughout Indiana as of Wednesday.
Locally, no new COVID-19 deaths were reported on Wednesday, though a handful of new positive cases were confirmed in our Tri-State counties.
Perry County was the only Indiana Tri-State county with no new positive cases of COVID-19 confirmed by ISDH on Wednesday.
More information on COVID-19 in Indiana can be found on the ISDH website, which is updated daily.