Presumed active cases of coronavirus in Louisiana fall more

The number of presumed coronavirus recoveries is up more than 5,100 in the last week. 145,570 presumed recoveries leaves Louisiana with an estimated 8,130 active cases. That's about 1,400 fewer active cases than last week. 

Total cases throughout the pandemic are up 508 today,  just under 159,000. Another 18 people died from COVID-19.

Hospitalizations are up 11, at 678. It's the second consecutive day that the total number of hospitalized patients is up, but the total is below the 680 reported last weekend.