June 1 COVID-19 Update: Louisiana reports 1,000 new cases over the holiday weekend


NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — More than 10,500 people have died from COVID-19 in the state of Louisiana.

The Louisiana Department of Health is reporting 1,010 new cases over the holiday weekend.

An additional 16 deaths were also reported, which puts the current death total for the state at 10,592.

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The total number of cases statewide is now 471,663.

There are currently 286 infected people hospitalized, and 28 of those patients are on ventilators.

The total number of vaccine doses administered is 3,011,613 while the number of completed vaccine series is 1,467,560 (as of June 1).

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