1,275 new COVID-19 cases reported in Indiana

1,275 new COVID-19 cases reported in Indiana
Indiana residents ages 65 and older can now sign up and receive their COVID-19 vaccine.

INDIANAPOLIS (FOX19) - The Indiana State Department of Health reported 1,275 new COVID-19 cases Saturday.

Indiana’s total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is now 647,657, the ISDH reports.

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

  • Dearborn County: 15 new cases (5,270 total)
  • Fayette County: 15 new cases (2,669 total)
  • Franklin County: One new case (1,570 total)
  • Ohio County: Zero new cases (515 total)
  • Ripley County: 11 new cases (3,198 total)
  • Switzerland County: Seven new cases (740 total)
  • Union County: Two new cases (660 total)

The ISDH reported six more COVID-19 deaths Saturday.

Health officials say that since the pandemic started, 11,722 died due to the virus.

Indiana’s seven-day positivity rate for all tests is 13.5 %.

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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