Indiana, Allen County set new daily records for COVID-19 cases

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INDIANAPOLIS (WOWO): The Indiana State Department of Health reported a new daily record 2,328 new positive cases of COVID-19 on Friday.

That total includes approximately 300 cases whose reporting was delayed due to a technical issue.

Officials also reported 22 new deaths, which occurred between Sept. 24 and Oct. 15.

Of the 30,506 tests administered, there is a 5.8 percent 7-day positivity rate. For unique individuals, the 7-day positivity rate stands at 10.4 percent.

You can view more data on the state’s coronavirus dashboard here.

Meanwhile, the Allen County Department of Health reported a new daily record of 138 positive cases Friday. The death toll was unchanged at 211. You can see the county’s numbers here.


  1. “NEW DAILY RECORD”…wowo is quickly becoming disgraceful in their reporting.

    If only WOWO would report Allen County’s death rate….0.0% (7-day average). There hasn’t even been a death in Allen County since September, but yet, they want you to equate # of cases to deaths & be scarred that the number of cases is going up.


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