Two more COVID-19 coronavirus patients have died in Louisiana, Governor John Bel Edwards announced Thursday afternoon.
"The total death count is now ten in the state of Louisiana," said Edwards.
"One of those, most recent, is a 44-year-old Orleans Parish (resident) with underlying medical conditions," the governor said. "The other was a 91-year-old Lambeth House resident."
Lambeth House is a retirement home in Uptown New Orleans where several residents have tested positive.
The Louisiana Department of Health Issued the following news release: