Local COVID numbers low for Tuesday

Statewide — The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) has reported that 758 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 on Tuesday. A total of 107,229 Indiana residents have tested positive for the coronavirus. To date, 1,254,731 individual tests have been reported to ISDH at an 8.5% positive rate and 20 new deaths were reported for a total of 3,235 Hoosier deaths.

Dearborn County has a total of 608 cases and 28 deaths reported (no change), Decatur County has a total of 446 positive cases and 38 deaths (no change), Franklin County has 289 positive cases and 25 deaths (up 1 new case), and Ripley County has 269 positive cases and 8 deaths (up 2 new cases). Locally, this is an increase of 3 new positive cases.