INDIANAPOLIS — 300 Hoosiers have died due to COVID-19 in the state of Indiana. This is an increase from 245 deaths reported on Thursday.
According to the Indiana State Department of Health, 6,907 people have tested positive for COVID-19, up from 6,351 cases reported on Thursday.
The number of total tests administered is 35,040.
Locally, Kosciusko County has 17 confirmed cases of COVID-19, with one virus-related death reported. As of 3:30 p.m. Thursday, April 9, the Kosciusko County Health Department has reported that six people in the county have recovered from the virus.
Fulton County’s positive case number remains unchanged from yesterday at three.
Whitley County has 10 confirmed cases; Marshall County has 12 confirmed cases; and Noble County has 14 confirmed cases.
Wabash County has seven confirmed cases and Elkhart County has 61 cases.
Marion County, which includes Indianapolis, has the most cases in the state, with 2,600.
In northern Indiana, Lake County has 576 positive cases; St. Joseph County has 165 positive cases; and Allen County has 119 positive cases.