Saturday, May 23: Number of coronavirus cases, deaths in Louisiana

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - As of Saturday, May 23, at 11:39 a.m. the Louisiana Department of Health reported the following cases for the state:

  • 37,040 positive cases - 115 new cases
  • 2,560 deaths - 15 new deaths
  • 836 patients in hospitals - decrease of 31 patients
  • 112 patients on ventilators - increase of 8 patients on ventilators
  • 26,249 patients recovered - no change (recoveries only reported on Mondays)

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