Louisiana COVID-19 deaths hit triple digits as hospitalizations continue to increase

State News

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- Louisiana COVID-19 hospitalizations has surpassed yesterday’s record, Louisiana Department of Health reports 3,012 hospitalizations, which is the highest number at any point since the beginning of the pandemic.

Louisiana COVID-19 Breakdown:

  • 3,691 new cases bringing the overall total to 631,837
  • 122 new deaths bringing the overall total for the state to 11,706
  • 3,012 COVID patients are currently in the hospital
  • 441 COVID patients are on ventilators

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