Another grim COVID-19 milestone in Indiana

STATEWIDE — The Indiana Department of Health announced Wednesday that 5,037 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19.

That’s the highest number seen in Indiana since January 10.

Locally, Dearborn County reported 50 new cases; Ripley County had 30, and Franklin and Decatur counties each reported 20 new cases.

There were 19 new deaths across the state but none in our area.