BATON ROUGE, La. (KTVE/KARD) – The Louisiana Department of Health is reporting 2,364 new COVID-19 cases and 4 new deaths on Wednesday.

That brings the total number of cases to 1,292,655 and the total number of deaths to 17,383.

As stated on the LDH website, the new case increase may not match the difference between today’s total cases and the previous update because of the daily removal of newly identified duplicates and out-of-state cases.

Hospitalizations decreased by 5 and the number of patients on ventilators increased by 4 as of Wednesday; coming to a total of 370 hospitalized patients with 13 on ventilators.