The Indiana Department of Health Sunday announced that 6,255 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at the state and private laboratories. That brings to 295,357 the total number of Indiana residents known to have the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.
In Marshall County Sunday’s report shows 40 new positive cases bringing the total to 2,836 in all. One new death was reported bringing the total to 42. There were 79 new tests and the 7-day positivity rate of all test is 8.6% while the 7-day positivity rate of unique individuals is 32.4%.
A total of 5,040 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 48 from the previous day. Another 265 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 the state and occurred over multiple days.
To date, 2,072,690 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,053,143 on Saturday. A total of 3,897,545 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.
To find testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.