The Journal Gazette
Friday, January 01, 2021 1:01 pm

Indiana: 6,407 new COVID-19 cases, 106 more deaths Friday

The Journal Gazette

The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 6,407 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing, bringing to 517,773 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

A total of 8,016 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 106 from the previous day, the state health department said in a statement. It said another 355 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record.

To date, 2,649,964 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,636,695 Thursday. A total of 5,730,043 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state since Feb. 26

To find testing sites around the state, visit and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.

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