State reports 836 new positive cases of COVID-19 and 14 additional deaths

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INDIANAPOLIS (WOWO): The Indiana State Department of Health reported 836 new positive cases of COVID-19 and 14 additional deaths on Tuesday.

The deaths, which occurred between July 29 and Aug. 3, push the state’s death toll to 2,794.

Total positive cases are now at 69,255. Overall, 785,018 Hoosiers have been tested for the coronavirus.

More data is available here on the state’s coronavirus dashboard.

The Allen County Department of Health reported two additional deaths and 27 new positive cases. That brings total positive cases to 3,682. The death toll now stands at 160.

The state and county numbers may not match due to delays in private lab reporting to the state.

 

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  1. So far, 4% of those who have tested positive have died. Regrettable as that is, it hardly warrants destroying our economy and completely upending our lives.

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