Coronavirus cases increase more than 2,600 in single day


The Louisiana Department of Health today added 2,642 people to the list of coronavirus cases in the state, which now totals 74,636.

Seventy-five more people are hospitalized. 1,117 people are now in hospitals fighting the disease, and 122 of them are in need of ventilators. That 12 more since yesterday. 

The state reported 25 more deaths, at a total of 3,272.