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INDIANAPOLIS (WFFT) — The Indiana State Department of Health reported 841 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, which brings the total to 88,421 people.
The state also reported 15 new deaths, bringing the total to 3,023 deaths across the state.
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Another Allen County resident has died and 61 have tested positive for COVID-19, with 59 confirmed PCR cases and two probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 4,713 cases and 171 deaths Tuesday
Deaths are reported based on when data are received by ISDH, the deaths reported Tuesday occurred between Aug. 21 and Aug. 24.
A total of 1,010,981 people have been tested in Indiana, 8.7% of those tested are a positive coronavirus case.
Daviess County leads the state in overall positivity with 18.47%.
The Allen County Department of Health announced there are now 4,713 cases and 171 deaths as of Tuesday.
A total of 218 probable deaths have been reported to ISDH.
Probable deaths are those for which a physician listed COVID-19 as a contributing cause based on X-rays, scans and other clinical symptoms but no positive test is on record.
These do not count towards the daily death toll.
Officials say testing for COVID-19 is now available by request statewide at Optum testing sites.
ISDH says their dashboard has been updated to remove duplicate entries and correct county of residence with data submitted to them.
Along with locations, you’ll find hours of operation, requirements and important FAQs.
— Indiana State Department of Health (@StateHealthIN) June 4, 2020