The Journal Gazette
Monday, September 21, 2020 1:00 am


COVID-19 cases approach 112,000

Staff, News Services

The Indiana Department of Health announced Sunday 756 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing. That brings to 111,505 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus.

A total of 3,281 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of three from the previous day. Another 225 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.

To date, 1,301,940 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 1,292,615 on Saturday. A total of 1,867,826 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state health department since Feb. 26.

Another 44 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, with 37 confirmed PCR cases and seven probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 5,961 cases and 198 deaths Sunday.

The Allen County case count includes 334 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 28.

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