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COVID-19 in Louisiana: 144,960 Cases Reported, Death Toll 4,688

COVID-19 in Louisiana: 144,960 Cases Reported, Death Toll 4,688

Posted: Aug 26, 2020 12:12 PM

As of August 26, 2020, the Louisiana Department of Health reported 844 new cases of COVID-19 bringing the total to 144,960 cases. 32 additonal deaths have been reported due the virus bringing the death toll to 4,688.

Cases- 144,960 (+844)
Deaths- 4,688 (+32)
Presumed Recovered- 127,918 as of 8/24/2020
Hospitalized- 914
Ventilators-148

Here's a break down of the numbers in Acadiana:

Acadia- 2,775 cases, 93 deaths
Evangeline- 1,028 cases, 24 deaths
Iberia- 2,698 cases, 84 deaths
Jeff Davis- 1,153 cases, 34 deaths
Lafayette- 8,183 cases, 110 deaths
St. Landry- 3,021 cases, 110 deaths
St. Martin- 1,920 cases, 55 deaths
St. Mary- 1,737 cases, 67 deaths
Vermilion-1,854 cases, 40 deaths

Head over to https://ldh.la.gov/ for more information.

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