BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- New cases of COVID-19 and new deaths increased significantly overnight in Louisiana. The Louisiana Department of Health reports 5,922 new cases and 67 new deaths.
Louisiana COVID-19 Breakdown:
- 5,922 new cases bringing the overall total to 649,915 for the state
- 67 new deaths bringing the overall total to 11,918 for the state
- 2,999 COVID patients are currently in the hospital
- 470 COVID patients are currently on ventilators