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INDIANAPOLIS (WFFT) — The Indiana State Department of Health reported 897 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, which brings the total to 94,196 people.
The state also reported five new deaths, bringing the total to 3,077 deaths across the state.
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Another 28 Allen County residents have tested positive for COVID-19, with 25 confirmed PCR cases and three probable antigen cases, bringing the total to 4,979 cases and 174 deaths Friday.
Deaths are reported based on when data are received by ISDH, the deaths reported Monday occurred between Aug. 29 and Aug. 30.
A total of 1,076,947 people have been tested in Indiana, 8.7% of those tested are a positive coronavirus case.
The Allen County Department of Health announced there are now 4,979 cases and 174 deaths as of Monday.
A total of 219 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