INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health today announced that 5,541 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 262,207 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus following corrections to the previous day’s dashboard.

A total of 4,770 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of 84 from the previous day. Another 255 probable deaths have been reported based on clinical diagnoses in patients for whom no positive test is on record. Deaths are reported based on when data are received by the state and occurred over multiple days.           

To date, 1,969,088 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 1,952,202 on Monday. A total of 3,612,076 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26.

The state Department of Health will offer free drive-thru clinics at the following locations today through Saturday this week:

Lake County 

St. Timothy Church 

1600 W. 25th Ave., Gary

Clay County 

Clay County Testing 

911 Bonnie Geyne Miller Dr., Brazil

Spencer County 

Spencer County Community Center 

1101 E. CR 800 North, Chrisney

Jasper County 

Kankakee Fire Station 

12161 N. County Road 200 East, Wheatfield

To find other testing sites around the state, visit www.coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.

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