Friday, May 22: Number of coronavirus cases, deaths in Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - As of Friday, May 22, the Louisiana Department of Health reported the following cases for the state:

  • 36,925 positive cases - 421 new cases
  • 2,545 deaths - 39 new deaths
  • 867 patients in hospitals - decrease of 17 patients
  • 104 patients on ventilators - decrease of 3 patients on ventilators
  • 26,249 patients recovered - no change (recoveries only reported on Mondays)

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