2nd COVID-19 death reported in Perry Co.

New COVID-19 cases in 4 local Indiana counties, state cases jump by 425

2nd COVID-19 death reported in Perry Co.

INDIANA (WFIE) - The Perry County Health Department reported Thursday that a resident at one its nearby long-term care facilities has died due to complications with COVID-19.

Trilogy Health says it happened at its Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City.

This is the second coronavirus-related death confirmed in Perry County.

Oakwood Health reported more than 30 new COVID-19 cases at the facility last week.

Trilogy Health’s website shows that Oakwood currently has 43 positive or presumed positive cases. This number includes both residents and staff.

The Indiana State Department of Health has updated their coronavirus map.

It shows 41,438 total positive cases and 2,304 deaths.

That’s up from Wednesday’s 41,013 total positive cases and 2,289 deaths.

Locally, the map shows one new case in Vanderburgh County, three new cases in Dubois County, two new cases in Warrick County, and one new case in Posey County.

Here are the coronavirus cases in our part of Indiana.

  • Vanderburgh Co. - 336 cases, 5 deaths
  • Dubois Co. - 246 cases, 5 deaths
  • Warrick Co. - 178 cases, 29 deaths
  • Perry Co. - 104 cases, 2 death
  • Posey Co. -23 cases
  • Gibson Co. - 24 cases, 2 deaths
  • Spencer Co. - 23 cases, 1 death
  • Pike Co. - 6 cases

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