Yesterday the Louisiana Department of Health reported 744 new #COVID19 cases yesterday. 98% of the cases reported to the state were community spread. 2% of the cases were in congregate settings. People aged 29 and under represent 35% of these cases. 26% are individuals between 18-29. 12 deaths were reported to the state, bringing the current total death count to 5,584. 608 people with COVID are in hospitals while 68 of them require ventilators.