Allen County reports 400 new COVID-19 cases, 7 new deaths

Another seven Allen County residents died and 400 tested positive for COVID-19, with 242 confirmed PCR cases and 158 probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 16,244 cases and 282 deaths Friday.

Posted: Nov 21, 2020 9:13 AM
Updated: Nov 21, 2020 12:18 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) — Health officials announced that 400 more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Allen County bringing the total to 16,244 as of Friday.

The Allen County Department of Health reported seven new deaths Friday increasing the total to 282 for the county.

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ACDH says positive antigen tests, which are counted as probable COVID-19 cases, are now included in the department’s contact tracing efforts along with confirmed polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test results.

The department said PCR results have always been used to identify positive COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic.

The Allen County case count now includes a total of 3,224 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 28.

RELATED: Indiana coronavirus cases increase to 282,311; 4,952 deaths

Testing for COVID-19 is now available by request statewide at Optum testing sites.

TESTING: Allen County Department of Health opens 2 new COVID-19 testing sites

In Allen County, the Indiana State Department of Health's OptumServe COVID-19 testing clinic is located at New Covenant Worship Center, 3420 E. Paulding Rd., Fort Wayne, IN 46816.

Testing is available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Testing is for anyone living or working in Indiana by appointment only and must be scheduled in advance online or by phone at 888-634-1116.

No COVID-19 symptoms or pre-existing conditions are required for testing.

RELATED: Allen County health leaders add additional COVID-19 restrictions to gyms, bars, restaurants

Visit the ISDH coronavirus website for more information on this and other testing locations in the county and throughout Indiana.

Indiana Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 711787

Reported Deaths: 13252
CountyCasesDeaths
Marion970181723
Lake52028950
Allen39414672
Hamilton34709406
St. Joseph34386543
Elkhart27543433
Vanderburgh22109394
Tippecanoe21967213
Porter18043301
Johnson17600374
Hendricks16873310
Clark12728190
Madison12379337
Vigo12248244
Monroe11535166
LaPorte11258204
Delaware10390184
Howard9712211
Kosciusko9184114
Hancock8031139
Bartholomew7925155
Warrick7709155
Floyd7574176
Wayne6921198
Grant6862171
Boone6584100
Morgan6425138
Dubois6101117
Marshall5819109
Dearborn572076
Cass5706104
Henry5591101
Noble544583
Jackson494672
Shelby481995
Lawrence4351118
Gibson429789
Harrison429371
Clinton421853
Montgomery419387
DeKalb414484
Whitley383239
Huntington380480
Miami374165
Steuben368757
Knox367589
Putnam353660
Jasper352946
Wabash348578
Adams338453
Ripley335769
Jefferson318180
White309254
Daviess290199
Wells286981
Decatur279792
Fayette277362
Greene270685
Posey269533
Scott262053
LaGrange256170
Clay255245
Randolph236780
Washington231931
Spencer228231
Jennings225548
Fountain209845
Sullivan208342
Starke206452
Owen192956
Fulton192440
Jay186629
Carroll186120
Perry181436
Orange178553
Rush170824
Vermillion166543
Franklin166035
Tipton161543
Parke144616
Blackford134131
Pike130934
Pulaski114445
Newton104434
Brown100740
Crawford98114
Benton97613
Martin83315
Warren80215
Switzerland7728
Union70210
Ohio56011
Unassigned0408

Ohio Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 1060119

Reported Deaths: 19033
CountyCasesDeaths
Franklin1231961360
Cuyahoga1082602072
Hamilton786461170
Montgomery50403998
Summit45799915
Lucas40667768
Butler37904572
Stark31623896
Lorain24375473
Warren23987293
Mahoning21057584
Lake20176365
Clermont19500229
Delaware18198130
Licking16206207
Fairfield15822197
Trumbull15684461
Medina14984259
Greene14782236
Clark13718293
Wood12847185
Portage12503196
Allen11387229
Richland11110198
Miami10579214
Muskingum8734127
Wayne8633209
Columbiana8600226
Pickaway8456121
Marion8421135
Tuscarawas8401240
Erie7672154
Hancock6761124
Ross6734146
Ashtabula6576166
Geauga6568146
Scioto6326101
Belmont5679159
Union561047
Lawrence5483102
Jefferson5389149
Huron5341114
Darke5294121
Sandusky5213120
Seneca5169120
Washington5103108
Athens509856
Auglaize478383
Mercer473885
Shelby460892
Knox4424108
Madison427359
Putnam423199
Ashland415488
Fulton412767
Defiance406696
Crawford3898102
Brown388055
Logan375576
Preble372898
Clinton364660
Ottawa359978
Highland348660
Williams331274
Champaign323257
Jackson309551
Guernsey308949
Perry291149
Fayette278448
Morrow277639
Hardin266364
Henry264966
Coshocton261058
Holmes255199
Van Wert240063
Pike234931
Gallia233346
Adams230452
Wyandot228954
Hocking211459
Carroll189847
Paulding169239
Meigs142138
Noble133137
Monroe129141
Morgan107723
Harrison106136
Vinton81714
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