LDH Wednesday Coronavirus Update: 1,388 Cases Reported, 46 Deaths

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Louisiana has reported 1,388 coronavirus cases and 46 deaths of as noon Wednesday, according to the Louisiana Department of Hospitals online dashboard.

The number of cases in Orleans Parish has increased to 675 with 26 deaths, followed by Jefferson Parish with 293 cases and 6 deaths and East Baton Rouge Parish with 58 cases and 2 deaths.

Gov. John Bel Edwards has asked for a federal major disaster declaration to fight the spread of COVID-19, which would allow for additional federal support to state and local agencies.

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Edwards Requests Major Disaster Declaration As Louisiana Fights Coronavirus

Here is the complete list of parishes impacted by COVID-19 as of the latest update:

  • Orleans - 675 case(s) | 26 death(s)
  • Jefferson - 293 case(s) | 6 death(s)
  • East Baton Rouge - 58 case(s) | 2 death(s)
  • St. Tammany - 52 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Ascension - 36 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Iberville - 14 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Parish Under Investigation - 12 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Rapides - 10 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • St. James - 9 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Ouachita - 7 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Calcasieu - 5 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • West Baton Rouge - 5 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Washington - 3 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Webster - 3 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Catahoula - 1 case(s) | 1 death(s)
  • Caddo - 40 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • St. John the Baptist - 21 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • St. Bernard - 19 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Lafourche - 16 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • St. Charles - 15 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Terrebonne - 14 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Bossier - 12 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Lafayette - 12 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Plaquemines - 8 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • De Soto - 6 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Livingston - 6 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Tangipahoa - 4 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Avoyelles - 3 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • St. Landry - 3 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Acadia - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Allen - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Assumption - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Beauregard - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Claiborne - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Evangeline - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Iberia - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Lincoln - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Natchitoches - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • St. Mary - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Vernon - 2 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Bienville - 1 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Grant - 1 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • Richland - 1 case(s) | 0 death(s)
  • St. Martin - 1 case(s) | 0 death(s)

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