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As of Wednesday, August 11, 2021, according to the Louisiana Department of Health, Louisiana has 601,941 COVID-19 cases across the state with 11,408 deaths resulting from COVID-19.

Posted: Aug 11, 2021 11:56 AM
Updated: Aug 11, 2021 3:18 PM

Louisiana (KADN) - As of Wednesday, August 11, 2021, according to the Louisiana Department of Health, Louisiana has 601,941 COVID-19 cases across the state with 11,408 deaths resulting from COVID-19.

Total Cases- 601,941
Total Deaths- 11,408

Hospitalized-2,895
Ventilators-373
Acadia- 8,225 cases, 208 deaths
Evangeline-4,380 cases, 100 deaths
Iberia- 9,785 cases, 174 deaths
Jeff Davis-3,719 cases, 101 deaths
Lafayette-31,183 cases, 324 deaths
St. Landry- 11,085 cases, 274 deaths
St. Martin- 6,893 cases, 125 deaths
St. Mary- 6,993 cases, 157 deaths
Vermilion-7,583 cases, 137 deaths
5,408 new cases reported in the state with 55 new deaths resulting from COVID-19.

At Ochsner Lafayette General, there has been a 5% increase in COVID-19 patients since Monday. "If you are vaccinated, your chances of becoming infected or being hospitalized are dramatically reduced. It's not too late to get vaccinated!" Schedule your vaccine today at: www.ochsnerlg.org/vaccine

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