New COVID-19 deaths in Vanderburgh, Dubois, & Spencer counties

New COVID-19 deaths in Vanderburgh, Dubois, & Spencer counties

INDIANA (WFIE) - The Indiana State Department of Health has updated their coronavirus map.

It now shows 66,154 total confirmed positive cases and 2,765 deaths.

That’s up from Thursday’s 65,253 total confirmed positive cases and 2,746 deaths.

[You can see more statistics and testing site locations on the Indiana coronavirus website]

The state map shows two more people have died of COVID-19 in Vanderburgh County. This brings the countywide number to 10 total deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.

“Every Hoosier has a role to play by telling your employer, your friends or family members, and working with contact tracers if you test positive,” Indiana State Health Commissioner Dr. Kris Box said during a mid-week update.

The Vanderburgh County Health Department says the two residents who died were both women. One was 95 years old, while the other was 89 years old.

The map also shows a new death in Spencer County, bringing them to three total deaths.

It shows 42 new cases in Vanderburgh County, 18 new cases in Dubois County, 13 in Warrick County, five in Pike County, and two in Posey County.

The state health department also removed a case from Gibson County. It now shows they have 194 total cases.

Late Friday, health officials in Dubois County reported an additional death.

Here are the coronavirus cases in our part of Indiana.

  • Vanderburgh Co. - 1,621 cases, 10 deaths
  • Dubois Co. - 605 cases, 12 deaths
  • Warrick Co. - 471 cases, 29 deaths
  • Perry Co. - 170 cases, 12 deaths
  • Posey Co. - 155 cases
  • Gibson Co. - 194 cases, 3 deaths
  • Spencer Co. - 110 cases, 3 death
  • Pike Co. - 37 cases

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