The Journal Gazette
Saturday, January 02, 2021 12:20 pm

Indiana: 5,429 new COVID-19 cases, 39 more deaths Saturday

The Journal Gazette

The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 5,429 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing, bringing to 523,090 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

A total of 8,055 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 39 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, 2,660,696 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 2,649,964 on Friday. A total of 5,769,273 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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