The Indiana State Department of Health said Thursday that new COVID-19 deaths had occurred locally in Vanderburgh and Warrick counties.
In Vanderburgh County, one new COVID-19 death was reported Thursday. In Warrick County, the state head department said two new COVID-19 deaths had been identified.
While those new deaths were reported by ISDH Thursday, new positive COVID-19 case increases remained low, with four local counties reporting no new COVID-19 activity whatsoever.
Local COVID-19 Increases Reported Thursday:
- Vanderburgh County: 29 new cases, 1 new death
- Warrick County: 11 new cases, 2 new deaths
- Gibson County: 0 new cases
- Knox County: 2 new cases
- Posey County: 8 new cases
- Pike County: 0 new cases
- Dubois County: 0 new cases
- Daviess County: 0 new cases
- Spencer County: 5 new cases
- Perry County: 1 new case
Including the local increases shown above, ISDH said Thursday that 786 new positive cases of COVID-19 had been identified statewide, bringing to 652,210 the total number of Indiana residents known to have tested positive for the virus to date.
Additionally, 29 new COVID-19 deaths were reported statewide Thursday. That brought the total number of Hoosiers now known to have died from the virus to 11,854.
For more information on COVID-19 in Indiana, visit the state health department's dashboard.