For a third straight day, no new COVID-19 deaths are recorded in the Evansville area.
The Indiana Department of Health added no new COVID-related deaths in Vanderburgh, Warrick, Posey, Gibson, Pike, Dubois, or Spencer counties.
The agency did report 25 new infections in Vanderburgh County, but only single-digit increases in the others.
Vanderburgh’s seven-day positivity rate fell to 3.1 percent.
The number of hospitalized COVID patients in the 12-county district of southwest Indiana rose by four to 33.
Across Indiana, 16 new COVID-related deaths were added, with about 860 infections.
In western Kentucky, the Green River District Health Department recorded 24 new cases but no new fatalities in the seven-county district.
Just eight COVID patients were in the hospital.