COVID-19 in SWLA: April 7, 2021

COVID-19 in SWLA: April 7, 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

· 719 new cases.

· 11 new deaths.

· 301 patients hospitalized (2 more than previous update).

COVID-19 IN REGION 5

· 114 new cases.

· 1 new death.

· 54 hospitalizations (same as previous update).

CALCASIEU (REGION 5)

· 71 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

ALLEN (REGION 5)

· 8 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

BEAUREGARD (REGION 5)

· 14 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

CAMERON (REGION 5)

· 0 new cases (1 duplicate removed).

· 0 new deaths.

JEFF DAVIS (REGION 5)

· 22 new cases.

· 1 new death.

VERNON (REGION 6)

· 7 new case.

· 0 new deaths.

OAKDALE FCC

· 47 active cases among inmates.

· 41 active cases among staff members.

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