LDH confirms 1,405 total deaths due to COVID-19, 24,854 confirmed cases

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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRProud) – There are now confirmed 24,854 cases of COVID-19 in the state of Louisiana, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

The Louisiana Department of Health also reported that there have been 1,405 deaths total in the state from the novel coronavirus, an increase of 77 since the numbers were reported yesterday.

The numbers, released daily at noon on the Louisiana Department of Health’s coronavirus dashboard, also indicated that 1,798 people are currently hospitalized in Louisiana as a result of the coronavirus and 297 of those patients are on ventilators.

Picture courtesy of Louisiana Department of Health

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