The Indiana Department of Health announced Wednesday that 612 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings the state’s total to 759,062 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus.
To date, 13,512 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of six from the previous day.
Four more positive cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in Marshall County on Wednesday’s report from the State Board of Health bringing the county’s total to 6,289. No new deaths were reported and the total remains a 116. Eighteen individuals were tested and the 7-day positivity rate for all tests in the county was 0.9% while the 7-day positivity rate for unique individuals in the county was 15.8%.
To find testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.
Hoosiers age 12 and older can receive a COVID-19 vaccine; individuals younger than age 18 are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine only. To find a vaccination clinic near you, visit https://ourshot.in.gov or call 211 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are accepted at most sites.
As of Wednesday, a total of 5,728,334 doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 2,849,158 first doses and 2,879,176 individuals who are fully vaccinated.