Big Horn County reports 46th COVID death

Posted at 9:06 PM, Nov 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-17 23:06:07-05

Big Horn County reported its 46th COVID_19-related death Tuesday, along with 27 new cases.

The death was a man in his 80s who had been hospitalized prior to his death.

It's the county's sixth death in November and pushed Big Horn's mortality rate up to 2.7 percent.

The new cases pushed Big Horn County's cumulative total to 1,730. The county has 178 active cases and 1,506 recoveries.