LDH confirms 3,130 total deaths due to COVID-19, 60,178 confirmed cases


BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – There are now 60,178 confirmed 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 3,130 deaths total in the state from the novel coronavirus.

That is an increase of 17 deaths in the state since Tuesday, June 30.

The numbers, released daily at noon on the Louisiana Department of Health’s coronavirus dashboard, also indicated that 799 people are currently hospitalized in Louisiana as a result of the coronavirus and 84 of those patients are on ventilators.

There have been a total of 752,088 state and commercial lab tests, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.

As of Tuesday, June, 30, 43,026 people are presumed to have recovered from COVID-19.

The Louisiana Department of Health has provided additional data about coronavirus deaths in the state:

Picture courtesy of Louisiana Department of Health

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