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ISDH: 20 additional COVID-19 deaths, 758 new cases

Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — The Indiana State Department of Health says a total of 107,229 Hoosiers have now tested positive for COVID-19.

State health officials reported 758 new cases of the virus on Tuesday.

20 additional Hoosiers have lost their lives to the virus, with the overall death toll now at 3,235.

Any Hoosier who wants to be tested for COVID-19 can get a test at any state-sponsored OptumServe site, regardless of whether they are at high risk or have symptoms. 

The department says 1,254,731 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 1,247,293 on Monday.

A total of 1,756,019 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.

6.2 percent of those tested were reported as positive cases.

An estimated total of 83,279 Indiana residents have recovered from the virus, according to data from the Regenstrief Institute.

As of today, over 41 percent of ICU beds and over 80 percent of ventilators are available across the state.

Another 225 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by ISDH and occurred over multiple days.

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Jazlynn Bebout

Jazlynn Bebout is the Assignment Desk Editor and Digital Editor at WPTA. Follow her on Twitter @jazlynnsb

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