CHICAGO (CBS) — Indiana public health officials Saturday announced 7,793 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and an additional 78 deaths. This brings the total number of confirmed cases in the state to 375,019 and the total number of confirmed deaths to 5,910, according to the Indiana State Department of Health.
Another 297 probable deaths have been reported in individuals with no positive test on record.
The latest #COVID19 case information for #Indiana is now available on the Indiana Department of Health website.
Here are the updated numbers:
🔹 Total positive cases: 375,019
🔹 Total deaths: 5,910
🔹 Tests administered: 4,525,760
Learn more ➡️ https://t.co/Y5bCbqTmcA pic.twitter.com/j30zCWjTu6
— Indiana Department of Health (@StateHealthIN) December 5, 2020
So far 2,292,178 people have been tested in the state, up from 2,272,182 on Friday. A total of 4,525,760 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to ISDH since Feb. 26.
The state Department of Health will offer free testing from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the following locations:
Lake County Fairgrounds
889 S. Court St.
Crown Point, IN
Rensselaer Fire Station
1060 W. Clark St.
4-H Fairgrounds 1301 E. County Rd. 75 N
3563 S. IN-13
To find other testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov.
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