Big Horn County reports 49th COVID-19 death

Posted at 8:53 PM, Dec 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-06 22:53:37-05

Big Horn County reported its 49th death due to COVID-19 on Sunday.

A man in his 60s who was hospitalized died Sunday, according to a county press release.

It is the county's first COVID-related death in December and brings the fatality rate in Big Horn to 2.5 percent.

With 17 new positive cases added on Sunday, Big Horn County has 1,989 total COVID-19 cases, 197 active, and 1,743 recovered.