The Indiana State Department of Health is reporting 15 new COVID-19 deaths throughout the Hoosier State Friday.
According to ISDH, one of the new COVID-19 deaths announced on Friday occurred in Pike County, which brought the total number of deaths there since the beginning of the pandemic to 34.
In Warrick County,
Statewide, 12,510 total Hoosiers are now confirmed to have died from COVID-19 to date, according to ISDH.
Additionally, ISDH reported 878 new positive cases of the virus throughout the state on Friday.
That brought the total number of positive COVID-19 cases identified throughout the state to date to 676,247.
Though no new COVID-19 deaths were reported locally on Friday beside the one in Pike County, ISDH did say that a number of new positive cases were identified in our area.
Here are Friday's local COVID-19 increases:
- Vanderburgh County: 24 new cases
- Warrick County: 6 new cases, 1 new death
- Pike County: 1 new death
- Gibson County: 6 new cases
- Dubois County: 4 new cases
- Spencer County: 2 new cases
- Perry County: 2 new cases
- Posey County: 1 new case
- Daviess County: 0 new cases
For more information on COVID-19 in Indiana, visit the ISDH Dashboard.