The Journal Gazette
Thursday, September 09, 2021 8:39 am

Verbatim: September 9: Allen County COVID-19 Update

The following was released on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021:

Fort Wayne, Ind. (Sept. 9, 2021) – Another three Allen County residents died and 318 tested positive for COVID-19, with 113 confirmed PCR cases and 205 antigen cases, bringing the total to 51,164 cases and 734 deaths Thursday.

The Allen County case count includes a total of 21,570 probable cases from antigen tests reported since July 2020.

Updates to positive cases and deaths in Allen County are found on the Department’s COVID-19 webpage at and will be time-stamped to keep the public informed with the latest local data.

Basic demographic information on Allen County cases is provided on the website and will be updated at least once a week.

Because of delays in data reporting to and from the state, Allen County case counts may not always immediately match counts provided by the Indiana State Department of Health at

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