State hits over 40,000 positive covid cases

Statewide—The Indiana State Department of Health has reported that 533 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19.  A total of 40,430 Indiana residents have tested positive for the coronavirus.  To date, 355,829 tests have been reported to ISDH at a 11.4% positive rate and 11 new deaths were reported for a total of 2,251 Hoosiers have died to date.

Locally Dearborn County has a total of 179 cases and 22 deaths reported,  Decatur County has a total of 237 positive cases and 32 deaths, Franklin County has 120 positive cases and 8 deaths, and Ripley County has 109 positive cases and 6 deaths according to numbers reported to the Indiana State Department of Health.