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The Indiana State Department of Health reported 650 new positive cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday afternoon with 57 additional deaths from the virus.

This is the second day the number of new cases has dropped after Indiana recorded the highest number of cases in a single day between Sunday and Monday.

Indiana’s total COVID-19 cases stand at 16,588, and the death count increased to 901.

A total of 87,181 tests have been administered, and 19 percent of those returned a positive result.

In Washington County, positive cases reached 41 total cases with no deaths. A total of 252 tests have been administered. 

In other areas in the WSLM Listening Area:

 

Lawrence County

490 Tests, 94 Cases, 13 Deaths –  2 new deaths – 1 less case

Jackson County

571 Tests, 128 Cases, 0 deaths = – 3 new cases

Jennings County

373 Tests, 74 Cases, 1 death = 2 new cases

Orange County

253 Tests, 64 Cases, 9 deaths 1 new case

Scott County

373 Tests,41 Cases, 2 deaths 2 new cases

Clark County

1647 Tests, 288 Cases, 13 deaths  5 new cases

Floyd County

1054 Tests, 174 Cases, 16deaths, 1 new case

Harrison County

561 Tests, 127  Cases, 7 deaths 2 new cases

Crawford County

126 Tests, 18 Cases, 0 deaths  2 new cases