Coronavirus in Louisiana: LDH reporting 640 new cases, 18 new deaths in Memorial Day update; 28,700 presumed recoveries also reported

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BATON ROUGE, La. (May 25, 2020) — The Louisiana Department of Health reported 640 new cases and 18 new deaths on Monday, May 25. The Memorial Day update brings the total number of cases across the state to 37,809 with a total of 2,585 deaths. They also announced there are 28,700 presumed recoveries as of Sunday, May 24.

In Northeast Louisiana, there were 165 new cases reported. Ouachita Parish is still reporting the most cases and deaths in our area with 1,102 cases and 36 deaths, an increase of 57 cases and 1 death since Sunday’s update.

Also on Monday, the LDH reported 34 more hospitalizations, bringing the total to 847. The number of those hospitalized and using ventilators remains at 102.

Here is a list of local parishes reporting cases and death:

  • Ouachita Parish – 1,102 cases, 36 deaths (57 new cases, 1 new death)
  • Franklin Parish – 294 cases, 10 deaths (6 new cases)
  • Union Parish – 291 cases, 17 deaths (4 new cases)
  • Lincoln Parish – 135 cases, 14 deaths (2 new cases)
  • Winn Parish – 126 cases, 2 deaths (14 new cases)
  • Richland Parish – 119 cases, 3 deaths (5 new cases)
  • Morehouse Parish – 117 cases, 5 deaths (6 new cases)
  • Catahoula Parish – 112 cases, 3 deaths (no change)
  • East Carroll Parish – 103 cases (38 new cases)
  • Jackson Parish – 90 cases, 11 deaths (7 new cases)
  • Concordia Parish – 73 cases, 5 deaths (4 new cases)
  • Madison Parish – 69 cases (14 new cases)
  • Caldwell Parish – 52 cases (no change)
  • La Salle Parish – 47 cases (2 new cases)
  • West Carroll Parish – 39 cases (6 new cases)
  • Tensas Parish – 10 cases (no change)

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