Lake County confirms 15th COVID-19 related death

Posted at 10:40 AM, Dec 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-09 12:40:40-05

POLSON — A 15th COVID-19 death has been confirmed in the Mission Valley.

Lake County Public Health reported on Wednesday morning that a male in his 60s has passed away due to complications from COVID-19. No further information is being released.

“We are deeply saddened to announce that a fifteenth Lake County resident has passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection. The health department sends our deepest condolences to their family, friends and loved ones,” a social media post states.

Lake County Public Health is also reporting an additional 12 confirmed COVID-19 as well as 178 currently active cases.

To date, a total of 1,429 COVID-19 cases have been reported in Lake County including 1,236 recoveries and 15 deaths.