LAFAYETTE – Tippecanoe County continued its double-digit increase in confirmed coronavirus cases to a fifth day, with 16 additional cases reported Monday by the Indiana State Department of Health.

In those five days, Tippecanoe County has added 80 confirmed cases, for a total of 624 since the first cases were reported in March.

Statewide, Indiana posted 312 additional cases and five deaths Monday tied to coronavirus, taking the toll to 45,228 cases and 2,432 deaths.

Across Indiana, 9.5 percent of those tested have been positive. In Tippecanoe County, the figure was 5.2 percent, as of Monday.
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