The state of Louisiana has reported 2,726 new Covid-19 cases today and an additional 37 deaths.
There are 1,639 patients hospitalized and 507 patients on ventilators, according to the Department of Health.
Orleans Parish, which includes New Orleans, still has the most cases in the state with 3,148 cases and 125 deaths. Jefferson Parish had 2,178 cases and 73 deaths.
In a radio interview this morning, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards said there would be a huge spike in numbers today due to more test results coming back.