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One-day-old baby girl among recent spate of COVID-19 related deaths over the weekend in EBR

Louisiana News

BATON ROUGE, La. (WVLA/WGMB) – 29 people have now died due to the coronavirus in East Baton Rouge Parish.

Seven more people have died since this same time on Friday.

The ages of the latest victims ranged from one-day-old to 90.

East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner, William “Beau” Clark, released the details of the most recent deaths below:

Details of this to be discussed in today’s FB Virtual Press Conference, which can be viewed live
today at 11 am or anytime later at the “East Baton Rouge Parish Coroner’s Office” FB Page.

  • A 90 year old female, who was admitted to an area hospital on 3/28/2020. She died on 4/3/2020.
  • A 71 year old male, who was admitted to an area hospital on 3/23/2020. He died on 4/3/2020.
  • A 76 year old male, who was admitted to an area hospital on 3/30/2020. He died on 4/3/2020.
  • A 66 year old male, who was admitted to an area hospital on 3/28/2020. He died on 4/4/2020.
  • A 61 year old male, who was admitted to an area hospital on 4/2/2020. He died on 4/4/2020.
  • A 53 year old male, who was admitted to an area hospital on 3/27/2020. He died on 4/5/2020.
    Each of the above patients had co‐morbidities present.
  • A 1 day old female, whose mother was admitted to an area hospital on 4/1/2020. She died on 4/6/2020.


This brings our total COVID19 related confirmed deaths to 27 East Baton Rouge Parish residents, and 2 deaths of out of state residents (both from the Woodville, MS area) at Baton Rouge area hospitals.
Our condolences are extended to the families and friends of those lost to this disease.

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