Nearly 16,000 coronavirus cases diagnosed in Indiana

Gov. Eric Holcomb updates Indiana's coronavirus response

INDIANAPOLIS (FOX19) - Nearly 1,000 additional coronavirus cases and almost 100 more deaths were reported on Monday by the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH).

963 Hoosiers have been newly diagnosed with the coronavirus, according to the ISDH.

Indiana’s total number of coronavirus cases is now 15,961.

ISDH reported 88 more coronavirus related deaths, which brings the total death toll to 844.

Here are the cases in southeastern Indiana:

  • Fayette County: 25 cases, four deaths
  • Franklin County: 94 cases, seven deaths
  • Dearborn County: 85 cases, six deaths
  • Ohio County: Three cases, zero deaths
  • Ripley County: 90 cases, five deaths
  • Switzerland County: 14 cases, zero deaths
  • Union County: Six cases, zero deaths

Gov. Eric Holcomb also announced that the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration has launched a new website, BeWellIndiana.org, to provide Hoosiers with free mental health resources.

The site is designed to help with the increase in anxiety, depression and other mental health issues caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Gov. Holcomb says BeWellIndiana.org will focus on mental health challenges posed by COVID-19 but will continue to evolve as a resource beyond the current crisis.

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