Hoosier death toll to COVID-19 at more than 2,600 as of Sunday

INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) today announced that 362 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings to 44,930 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s total.

A total of 2,427 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 3 over the previous day. Another 192 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 are received by ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

To date, 470,535 tests have been reported to ISDH, up from 463,017 on Saturday.

Bartholomew County is reporting 577 positive cases and 44 deaths.

Surrounding counties reported:

  • Jackson County: 446 positive cases, three deaths.
  • Brown County: 38 positive cases, one death.
  • Jennings County: 168 positive cases, nine deaths.
  • Decatur County: 241 positive cases, 32 cases.
  • Shelby County: 412 positive cases, 25 deaths.
  • Johnson County: 1,227 positive cases, 117 deaths

Intensive care unit and ventilator capacity remain steady. As of today, nearly 39 percent of ICU beds and nearly 84 percent of ventilators are available.

To find additional testing locations, including one in Columbus, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.