The Journal Gazette
Thursday, November 19, 2020 12:23 pm

Indiana: 7,420 new COVID-19 cases, 59 more deaths Thursday

The Journal Gazette

Health officials announced today that 7,420 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing, and 60 more deaths have been reported.

The update from the Indiana Department of Health brings to 275,503 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus, following corrections to the previous day's dashboard, the department said in a statement.

A total of 4,889 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, the statement said. It said another 254 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.

To date, the statement said, 2,009,763 tests have been reported to the state health department, up from 1,989,456 Wednesday. A total of 3,725,334 tests, including repeat tests, have been reported to the state since Feb. 26.

For testing locations and sites around the state, visit and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.


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