COVID-19 in SWLA: Jan. 13, 2021

COVID-19 in SWLA: Jan. 13, 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.

There have now been 8,022 deaths attributed to COVID-19 in Louisiana. The first death from the virus was reported by the Department of Health on March 14, 2020.

Click HERE to see the state dashboard.

COVID-19 IN LOUISIANA

· 2,902 new cases.

· 51 new deaths.

· 2,029 patients hospitalized (6 less than previous day).

COVID-19 IN REGION 5

· 167 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

· 91 hospitalizations (6 less than previous day).

CALCASIEU (REGION 5)

· 113 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

ALLEN (REGION 5)

· 14 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

BEAUREGARD (REGION 5)

· 35 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

CAMERON (REGION 5)

· 0 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

JEFF DAVIS (REGION 5)

· 10 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

VERNON (REGION 6)

· 27 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

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