LDH: 38,497 confirmed COVID-19 cases, 2,617 deaths reported across the state of Louisiana

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ALEXANDRIA, La (WNTZ) – Update as of Wednesday, 5/27/2020

The Louisiana Department of Health  has confirmed 38,497 COVID-19 cases now in Louisiana, with the death toll at 2,647. There are currently 798 patients hospitalized; 100 of those on ventilators.

As of 5/24/2020 there are 28,700 presumed recovered cases in the state.

Rapides Parish – 679 cases, 23 deaths.

Avoyelles Parish – 117 cases, 9 deaths.

La Salle Parish – 48 cases, 0 deaths.

Vernon Parish – 24 cases, 3 deaths.

Grant Parish – 28 cases, 1 deaths.

Natchitoches Parish – 157 cases, 13 deaths.

Sabine Parish – 41 cases, 0 deaths.

Catahoula Parish – 112 cases, 3 deaths.

Concordia Parish – 86 cases, 5 deaths.

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