Since the Coroner’s Office last posted on Aug. 5 Natchitoches Parish was at 87 COVID deaths reported. The state at the time was showing 98 a difference of 11. The Coroner’s Office has since reviewed the data and as a result these additional cases are found to be also COVID-19 related deaths. An additional 6 deaths were reported from that time, Aug. 5-23, bringing the total to 103.
Since Aug. 24 the Coroner’s Office has had 14 additional COVID 19 deaths, so that’s about 1 per day and a total of 117 deaths since the beginning.
Please continue to take precautions, isolate if you have symptoms, wear masks, sanitize, wash hands, and get vaccinated.
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