COVID-19 in SWLA: Jan. 8, 2021

COVID-19 in SWLA: Jan. 8, 2021
UPDATE: COVID-19 latest in Southwest Louisiana

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Louisiana Department of Health updates COVID-19 numbers every day, except Saturday.

Click HERE to see the state dashboard.

COVID-19 IN LOUISIANA

· 2,365 new cases.

· 79 new deaths.

· 2,069 patients hospitalized (36 more than previous day).

COVID-19 IN REGION 5

· 191 new cases.

· 3 new deaths.

· 92 hospitalizations (3 more than previous day).

CALCASIEU (REGION 5)

· 121 new cases.

· 2 new deaths.

ALLEN (REGION 5)

· 14 new cases.

· 1 new death.

BEAUREGARD (REGION 5)

· 28 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

CAMERON (REGION 5)

· 11 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

JEFF DAVIS (REGION 5)

· 17 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

VERNON (REGION 6)

· 25 new cases.

· 1 new deaths.

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