La. Covid-19 Patients At Higher Risk Of Death

Courtesy: Chuck Smith / Red River Radio News

LA COVID-19 DEATHS -  Louisiana  coronavirus  patients are more likely to die from the infection than those with COVID-19 in almost every other state.  That’s according to recent health statistics that  show  the  state  has  the  second highest per capita death rate overall  behind New York.    During his COVID-19 Update press conference yesterday -- Gov. John Bel Edwards said a contributing factor  is  that  Louisiana  has  more chronic health conditions  per-capita than most states.