COVID-19 Latest In Louisiana: 198 New Cases, 9 Deaths Reported Tuesday


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The Louisiana Department of Health reported 198 new COVID-19 cases and nine additional deaths Tuesday.

The total number of cases as of April 6 was 446,955 with 10,174 deaths.

Hospitalizations rose by seven to 299 statewide with 47 patients on ventilators, two fewer than Monday.