1,762 new COVID-19 cases reported in Indiana

1,762 new COVID-19 cases reported in Indiana
COVID-19 vaccine (Source: WIS)

INDIANAPOLIS (FOX19) - The Indiana State Department of Health reported 1,762 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday.

Indiana’s total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is now 645,006, the ISDH reports.

Here is a breakdown of new and total cases for all Indiana counties in the FOX19 NOW viewing area:

  • Dearborn County: 22 new cases (5,256 total)
  • Franklin County: Two new cases (1,568 total)
  • Ohio County: Zero new cases (515 total)
  • Ripley County: 13 new cases (3,187 total)
  • Switzerland County: Two new cases (733 total)
  • Union County: Three new cases (653 total)

The ISDH reported 26 more COVID-19 deaths on Thursday. No county in the FOX19 NOW area reported any additional deaths.

11,604 people in Indiana have died from the virus since March 16, 2020.

Indiana’s seven-day positivity rate for all tests is 6.1%.

Indiana residents ages 65 and older can now sign up and receive their COVID-19 vaccine.

The next group of eligible Hoosiers will include those ages 60 and up. The date for when this will happen is still unknown though.

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