No new deaths reported from COVID-19 over the weekend

No new deaths reported from COVID-19 over the weekend
As of November 28, there are 90 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in the five-parish area of Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jeff Davis. COVID-19 hospitalizations were at 31 on Nov. 10, when they took a sharp turn upward. (Source: Louisiana Department of Health)

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - Over the weekend, SWLA saw 84 new confirmed cases, but the area saw no new deaths.

Vernon Parish in Region 6 saw nine new confirmed cases, but they too saw no new deaths.

As of November 28, there are 90 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in the five-parish area of Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, and Jeff Davis. COVID-19 hospitalizations were at 31 on Nov. 10, when they took a sharp turn upward.

The rising hospitalization numbers reflect a statewide trend in which hospitalizations from the virus have increased by more than 440 in just over two weeks. There are now 1,196 patients hospitalized with COVID-19 across the state.

COVID-19 IN SWLA

REGION 5

· 84 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed death

· 12 probable deaths

CALCASIEU PARISH

· 57 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed deaths

· 6 probable deaths

ALLEN PARISH

· 0 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed deaths

· 0 probable deaths

BEAUREGARD PARISH

· 9 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed deaths

· 4 probable deaths

CAMERON PARISH

· 2 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed deaths

· 0 probable deaths

JEFF DAVIS

· 16 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed death

· 2 probable deaths

VERNON PARISH (IN REGION 6)

· 9 new confirmed cases

· 0 new confirmed death

· 3 probable deaths

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