Louisiana COVID-19 death toll surpasses 14,000

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BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Louisiana Department of Health reports that over 14,000 Louisianans have died from COVID-19. LDH reports 39 new deaths over the weekend.

Over the weekend, the number of COVID-19 hospitalizations are on steady decline.

Louisiana COVID-19 Breakdown:

  • 1,725 new cases bringing the overall total to 743,631
  • 39 new COVID-19 deaths brining the overall total to 14,027
  • 715 COVID-19 patients are currently in the hospital
  • 135 COVID-19 patients are on ventilators

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