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051321 COVID Update

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On the Indiana COVID dashboard,  Southwestern Indiana reported no new deaths Wednesday, but there were 36 new cases of COVID-19 reported in the ten county area of Soutwestern Indiana.  

Using data from the Indiana Department of Health dashboard, fourteen of those new cases were in Vanderburgh County, while Warrick recorded four new cases, Posey County one new case. There were three new cases in Gibson County, two in Pike County and one in Dubois County.

Rounding out the region on Wednesday, Knox County reported six new COVID-19 cases, Perry had five, and Daviess and Spencer Counties had no new cases.

Statewide, there were 900 new cases and five new deaths reported Wednesday. That pushes the state’s total COVID deaths to 13,033 and over 732,000 total cases.

There have now been over ten million COVID tests given in Indiana during the pandemic.

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