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889 new COVID-19 cases, 40 additional deaths reported in Indiana

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INDIANAPOLIS (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — A total of 650,530 Hoosiers have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Indiana Department of Health.

Due to the heavy snowfall in the area, over 70 of the state's COVID-19 vaccine clinics are closed. List here.

The Allen County clinics remain open, however, those who need to reschedule their appointments can click on the link in their last confirmation text message or email or call 211 if they need assistance.

889 new cases of the virus were reported to state health officials on Monday.

40 additional Hoosiers lost their lives to COVID-19, bringing the state's overall death toll to 11,805.

The new data was reported to ISDH within the last 24 hours, but the new deaths occurred between Dec. 20 and Feb. 15.

In Allen County, officials reported 59 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the county's overall case count to 35,208. Six additional residents died, bringing the death toll to 624.

The state's seven-day positivity rate for unique individuals is at 12.2%.

An estimated total of 424,226 Indiana residents have recovered from the virus, according to data from the Regenstrief Institute.

As of today, 828,078 Hoosiers have received a first dose of vaccine, and 347,508 are fully vaccinated.

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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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