COVID-19 in SWLA: April 5, 2021

COVID-19 in SWLA: April 5, 2021
UPDATE: COVID-19 latest in Southwest Louisiana

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Louisiana Department of Health updates COVID-19 numbers each weekday.

Click HERE to see the state dashboard.

There will not be an update on Good Friday.

COVID-19 IN LOUISIANA

· 1,259 new cases.

· 4 new deaths.

· 292 patients hospitalized (55 fewer than previous update).

COVID-19 IN REGION 5

· 193 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

· 51 hospitalizations (20 fewer than previous update).

CALCASIEU (REGION 5)

· 154 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

ALLEN (REGION 5)

· 2 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

BEAUREGARD (REGION 5)

· 18 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

CAMERON (REGION 5)

· 0 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

JEFF DAVIS (REGION 5)

· 19 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

VERNON (REGION 6)

· 3 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

OAKDALE FCC

· 45 active cases among inmates.

· 41 active cases among staff members.

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