Louisiana coronavirus numbers keep rising

Recoveries up 2,433 -- but active cases up, too

Chris Miller
June 29, 2020 - 12:13 pm
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The Louisiana Department of Health estimates 42,225 people have recovered from COVID-19, an increase of 2,433 recoveries since last week's most-recent estimate.

With 57,081 total cases reported and 3,091 deaths, that leaves an estimated 11,765 still battling the disease -- up 4,327 from last week.

Deaths increased five from yesterday. Total cases since then increased 845.

737 people are hospitalized, which is a net increase of 22 since yesterday. And 79 patients need ventilators to help them breathe, up three from yesterday.

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