Number of COVID-19 deaths in Louisiana stands at 13,900


This electron microscope file image made available and color-enhanced by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Integrated Research Facility in Fort Detrick, Md., shows Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 virus particles, orange, isolated from a patient. (NIAID/National Institutes of Health via AP)

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Louisiana Department of Health reports a continued decrease in the number of COVID-19 patients in hospitals.

The number of COVID-19 patients in hospitals dropped from 989 to 952 over the last 24 hours.

Here is a breakdown of COVID-19 statistics in Louisiana on 9/28/2021:

  • 1,048 new COVID-19 cases bringing the overall total to 739,661
  • 50 new COVID-19 deaths bringing the overall total to 13,900
  • 952 COVID-19 patients are currently in the hospital
  • 169 COVID-19 patients are currently on ventilators

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