LDH confirms 273 total deaths due to COVID-19, 6,424 confirmed cases


The Louisiana Department of Health released their daily coronavirus numbers on Wednesday and the number of deaths now stands at 273 in the state.

The death toll in the state increased by 34 since Tuesday and there was an increase of 1,187 reported cases in the last day.

The number of reported coronvirus patients currently in hospitals is 1,498.

490 of those patients are on ventilators, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

There are still 4 parishes in the state that have not reported a case of the coronavirus.

This is what the coronavirus numbers looked like on Tuesday, March 31.

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