INDIANAPOLIS (WLFI) — The state reported seven new deaths from coronavirus Friday, bringing the total up to 24. The Indiana State Department of Health reported 336 new cases, bringing Indiana's total up to 981.
ISDH said 6,936 people have been tested for COVID-19. Cases are reported in 60 of the state's 92 counties.
Total reported cases from our area as of 10 a.m. Friday:
Carroll - 1
Fountain - 1
Fulton - 1
Howard - 7 (1 death)
Jasper - 4 (1 death)
Miami - 1
Montgomery - 4
Tippecanoe - 8
Warren - 1
The state numbers show one case in Warren County, however the Fountain-Warren County Health Department reports one confirmed and one "presumptive positive" case. "Presumptive positive" means the person has tested positive for COVID-19 in local labs, but it needs to be confirmed by the CDC.
Montgomery County confirmed a new case Friday after the state's numbers were released. According to the health department, there are now four confirmed cases.