INDIANA (WFIE) - The Indiana State Department of Health reported 1,429 new coronavirus cases and 13 new deaths on Saturday.
The state’s total now sits at 124,059 coronavirus cases and 3,442 total deaths.
According to the state’s coronavirus website, there is a new death in Warrick County.
The state map shows 101 new positive cases in Vanderburgh County, 33 cases in Warrick County, 31 cases in Posey County, 16 cases in Dubois County, 13 cases in Gibson County, 11 cases in Pike County, five cases in Perry County and one case in Spencer County.
The Vanderburgh County Health Department sent us this statement regarding the high number of cases in the county:
The VCHD is disappointed and concerned that we have hit this all-time high. We know of an event that is responsible for large amount of positives but are concerned about community spread in our county. We ask that all take this seriously and social distance, wear your mask and stay home when possible. This is a community problem and it takes all of this doing the right things. We are concerned for the vulnerable during this time of high positivity.
Here are the coronavirus totals in our part of Indiana.
- Vanderburgh Co. - 4,153 cases, 32 deaths
- Dubois Co. - 1,059 cases, 19 deaths
- Warrick Co. - 1,501 cases, 53 deaths
- Perry Co. - 238 cases, 14 deaths
- Posey Co. - 390 cases, 2 deaths
- Gibson Co. - 597 cases, 6 deaths
- Spencer Co. - 292 cases, 4 deaths
- Pike Co. - 232 cases, 4 deaths