There are at least 12,496 total cases of coronavirus reported in the state of Louisiana, according to the Louisiana Department of Health.
At least 1,726 people in Louisiana are hospitalized; of those, 571 are on ventilators, according to new state health figures released on Saturday.
That’s a slight increase from Friday when the state reported 1,707 patients were hospitalized and 535 of those were on ventilators.
The state has reported 39 new deaths, for a total of 409 in the state.
There are 12,496 reported cases in the state. That is up from 10,297 cases on Friday. That’s a 21% increase in cases reported from Friday.