COVID-19

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) reported today that 115 new positive cases of COVID-19 have been diagnosed through ISDH, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and private laboratories. That brings the total number of Hoosiers diagnosed to 477. Fourteen Hoosiers have died from the virus. 

The latest deaths occurred in Hancock and Howard counties. That brings the current death rate to 2.9 percent statewide.

A total of 3,356 tests have been reported to ISDH to date, up from 3,356 on Tuesday.

Marion County had the most new cases at 67. 

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb's statewide stay-at-home order is now in effect. The order is planned to run through Monday, April 6, at 11:59 p.m. — but could be extended if the outbreak warrants it.

In all, 53 Indiana counties have at least one confirmed case of COVID-19. 

Here's where the cases are throughout the state by county: Adams (1), Allen (7 with 1 death), Bartholomew (5), Boone (4), Brown (1), Clark (6), Dearborn (2), Decatur (7), DeKalb (1), Delaware (7 with 1 death), Dubois (1), Elkhart (5), Fayette (2), Floyd (6), Franklin (7), Gibson (2), Grant (3), Hamilton (30), Hancock (8 with 1 death), Harrison (2), Hendricks (15), Howard (6 with 1 death), Jackson (1), Jasper (1), Jennings (3), Johnson (24 with 3 death), Lake (19), LaPorte (2), Lawrence (1), Madison (4), Marion (226 with 6 deaths), Miami (1), Monroe (4), Montgomery (1), Morgan (5), Noble (1), Ohio (1), Owen (4), Porter (3), Putnam (2), Ripley (7), Scott (1 with 1 death), Shelby (2), St. Joseph (19), Starke (1), Sullivan (1), Tippecanoe (4), Tipton (2), Vander (1), Vigo (3), Washington (2) and Wells (1).

According to the CDC, 44,183 cases are now confirmed nationwide. There have been 544 deaths reported nationwide for a death rate of 1.2 percent.

As of 11 a.m. Wednesday, the World Health Organization says 375,498 people have been infected in 196 countries with 16,362 deaths reported, for a global death rate of 4.4 percent.

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