LDH reports over 100 new COVID deaths for the second day in a row, confirms 11 children have died from COVID

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Louisiana Department of Health reports 6,610 new COVID cases, a dramatic increase from the cases reported within 24 hours.

LDH reports 110 new deaths, a decrease from yesterday. Eleven children in the state of Louisiana have died from the virus.

Louisiana COVID Breakdown:

  • 6,619 new COVID cases bringing the overall total for the state to 671,237
  • 110 new COVID deaths bringing the overall total fir the state to 12,226
  • 2,844 COVID patients are currently in the hospital
  • 472 COVID patients are on ventilators

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