NewsCoronavirus

Actions

Montana adds 2 new COVID-19 cases, including one in Yellowstone County

Recoveries rise statewide by 3 to 434
Posted at 9:47 AM, May 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-18 14:11:55-04

Montana added two new COVID-19 cases on Monday, including a new case in Yellowstone County, according to the Montana Response COVID-19 tracking map.

The state is reporting a total of 470 cases. MTN is reporting one fewer total cases due to a case in Jefferson County that local health authorities report involved a patient who was not in the state.

The other new case Monday was reported in Ravalli County, bringing that county total to six cases.

The new case in Yellowstone County involves a man in his 70s, and the new case in Ravalli involves a man in his 50s.

Yellowstone County has a total of 86 cases and currently has six active cases. There are 20 active cases statewide, a decrease of one over the previous 24-hour reporting period.

Big Horn County also has six active cases. There are two active cases in Toole County, and one each in Lincoln, Ravalli, Silver Bow, Jefferson, Cascade, and Broadwater counties.

The number of recoveries increased Monday by three, bringing the state total to 434. Four people are hospitalized, an increase of one.

The state has conducted a total of 28,167 tests, an increase of 1,282 since the Sunday report.

The number of deaths remain at 16. There have been six deaths in Toole County, two in Cascade County, two in Flathead County, two in Yellowstone County, and one each in Gallatin County, Lincoln County, Madison County, and Missoula counties.

RELATED: MTN announces "The Rebound: Montana" Relief Fund

Total Confirmed Cases and New Daily Cases by County

Ravalli County

6 Total Cases | 1 New Cases

Yellowstone County

86 Total Cases | 1 New Cases

Beaverhead County

1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Big Horn County

8 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Broadwater County

4 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Carbon County

6 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Cascade County

17 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Deer Lodge County

3 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Flathead County

37 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Gallatin County

149 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Glacier County

6 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Golden Valley County

3 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Hill County

1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Jefferson County

3 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Lake County

5 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Lewis and Clark County

16 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Liberty County

1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Lincoln County

7 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Madison County

8 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Meagher County

1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Missoula County

39 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Musselshell County

1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Park County

8 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Pondera County

2 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Richland County

3 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Roosevelt County

7 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Silver Bow County

11 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Stillwater County

1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Toole County

29 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Wheatland County

1 Total Cases | 0 New Cases

Cases By Day