COVID-19: 199 new cases and 2 new deaths confirmed in SWLA

COVID-19: 199 new cases and 2 new deaths confirmed in SWLA
COVID-19. (Source: WBRC)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Two new confirmed deaths from COVID-19 were reported in Region 5 over the weekend.

Region 5 includes Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jeff Davis parishes.

The two new deaths reported were from Jeff Davis.

Statewide, 27 new confirmed deaths were reported.

There were also 3,478 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the state for Saturday and Sunday.

Hospitalizations in Region 5 also went up, from 67 to 69 on Saturday.

Statewide hospitalizations from the virus increased from 940 to 967 on Saturday.

COVID-19 IN SWLA

REGION 5

· 199 new confirmed cases

· 2 new confirmed deaths

· 12 probable deaths

CALCASIEU PARISH

· 101 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed deaths

· 6 probable deaths

ALLEN PARISH

· 12 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed deaths

· 0 probable deaths

BEAUREGARD PARISH

· 43 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed deaths

· 4 probable deaths

CAMERON PARISH

· 1 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed deaths

· 0 probable deaths

JEFF DAVIS

· 42 new confirmed cases

· 2 new confirmed deaths

· 2 probable deaths

VERNON PARISH (IN REGION 6)

· 25 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed death

· 3 probable deaths

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