COVID-19 in SWLA: March 15, 2021

COVID-19 in SWLA: March 15, 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

· 171 new cases.

· 19 new deaths.

· 455 patients hospitalized (2 fewer than previous update).

COVID-19 IN REGION 5

· 37 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

· 64 hospitalizations (5 more than previous update).

CALCASIEU (REGION 5)

· 24 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

ALLEN (REGION 5)

· 8 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

BEAUREGARD (REGION 5)

· 0 new cases (9 duplicates removed).

· 0 new deaths.

CAMERON (REGION 5)

· 3 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

JEFF DAVIS (REGION 5)

· 11 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

VERNON (REGION 6)

· 3 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

OAKDALE FCC

· 4 active cases among inmates.

· 41 active cases among staff members.

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