The Journal Gazette
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 1:00 am

State sees additional 761 cases, 20 deaths

Journal Gazette

An additional 761 Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing, and 20 more deaths have been reported.

Tuesday's update from the Indiana State Department of Health brings to 119,066 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus.

A total of 3,385 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19. An additional 227 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record, the state said.

To date, 1,371,355 tests have been reported to the state health department, up from 1,366,294 on Monday. A total of 2,042,146 tests, including repeat tests, have been reported to the state department of health since Feb. 26, the state said.

In Allen County, 36 more residents have tested positive for COVID-19 and one has died, bringing the total to 6,376 cases and 201 deaths Tuesday.

Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found on the county health department's COVID-19 website at

The DeKalb County Health Department confirmed two new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of positive cases 507. Fifteen patients have died.

For testing locations and sites, go to and click the COVID-19 testing information link.

At a glance

New COVID-19 cases in area counties (with totals in parentheses):

Adams: 1 (277)

Allen: 36 (6,376)

DeKalb: 2 (507)

Huntington: 4 (250)

Kosciusko: 12 (1,271)

Noble: 2 (929)

Steuben: 6 (397)

Wabash: 3 (275)

Wells: 1 (269)

Whitley: 5 (287)

Sources: Indiana State Department of Health, Allen County Department of Health, DeKalb County Health Department

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