Indiana Coronavirus Deaths Rise To 661 Statewide, Including 57 In Lake County

The number of COVID-19 deaths in Indiana rose to 661, with about 10 percent of those fatalities coming from three counties in Northwest Indiana.

Indiana Coronavirus Deaths Rise To 661 Statewide, Including 57 In Lake County

CHICAGO (CBS) — The number of COVID-19 deaths in Indiana rose to 661, with about 10 percent of those fatalities coming from three counties in Northwest Indiana.

In Lake County, 57 Hoosiers have now died from the novel coronavirus. In Porter and LaPorte, five people in each county have died. Lake County has, by far, the second biggest outbreak of COVID-19 cases in the state with 1,292.  The Indianapolis area (Marion County) has 4,263 cases and 214 deaths–both accounting for about a third of the state’s overall number

Since April 8, the number of Indiana deaths has more than doubled, according to data provided by the Indiana Department of Public Health. The number of cases, which have been reported in every county, now stand at 12,438.

 

 

 

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Funeral For CFD Firefighter Killed By COVID-19

Edward Singleton, who was 55, had been with the CFD since 1987.

Funeral For CFD Firefighter Killed By COVID-19

CHICAGO (CBS) —   A funeral was held Wednesday morning for a Chicago firefighter who was a victim of COVID-19.

Edward Singleton, who was 55, had been with the CFD since 1987.

He died last week and is survived by his wife, Nicole, and two adult children, a son and a daughter.

Singleton was most recently assigned to Midway Airport. His funeral was held on the city’s South Side. Social distancing rules kept many loved ones away.

He is the second Chicago firefighter to die of the virus.

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