AUBURN — The DeKalb County Health Department on Tuesday reported two new cases of COVID-19 in DeKalb County residents.
The county has reported 29 cases in the first 15 days of June, an average of just under two per day. New cases have been in single digits each day since May 7.
Tuesday’s new patients both are between ages 41 and 50.
The new cases bring the total to 4,426 DeKalb County residents who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 since the first local case was reported March 24, 2020.
Hoosiers age 12 and older can receive a COVID-19 vaccine; individuals younger than age 18 are eligible for the Pfizer vaccine only. To find a vaccination clinic near you, visit ourshot.in.gov or call 211 if you do not have access to a computer or require assistance. Appointments are preferred, but walk-ins are accepted at most sites.
The Indiana Department of Health said Tuesday that 240 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19 through testing at state and private laboratories. That brings to 749,835 the number of Indiana residents now known to have had the novel coronavirus.
To date, 13,332 Hoosiers are confirmed to have died from COVID-19, an increase of seven from Monday. Another 420 probable deaths have been reported to date.
A total of 3,546,442 unique individuals have been tested in Indiana, up from 3,543,982 on Monday. A total of 10,671,209 tests, including repeat tests for unique individuals, have been reported to the state Department of Health since Feb. 26, 2020.
To find testing sites around the state, Hoosiers can visit coronavirus.in.gov and click on the COVID-19 testing information link.
As of Tuesday, a total of 5,425,240 vaccine doses have been administered in Indiana. This includes 2,733,554 first doses and 2,691,686 individuals who are fully vaccinated.