The Indiana Department of Health Tuesday announced that 4,028 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 500,282 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.
In Marshall County the daily report shows an additional 7 positive cases of the coronavirus bringing the county’s total to 4391 overall. Three more deaths have been attributed to COVID-19 bringing the total in Marshall County to 76. 19 additional individuals have tested for the virus and to date the number is 20,082. The 7-day positivity rate of all tested is 12.2% and the 7-day positivity rate of unique individuals is 26.1%.
A total of 7,703 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 164 from the previous day. Another 348 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, 2,613,675 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,605,669 on Monday. A total of 5,585,093 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.