NEW ORLEANS — More than 10,200 people have died from COVID-19 in the state of Louisiana.
The Louisiana Department of Health is reporting 739 new cases overnight.
An additional 16 deaths were also reported, which puts the current death total for the state at 10,216.
The total number of cases statewide is now 448,838.
There are currently 297 infected people hospitalized, and 43 of those patients are on ventilators.