Montana at 34 COVID-19 cases, more confirmed in Yellowstone and Gallatin counties

Posted at 4:35 PM, Mar 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-22 19:42:49-04

As of Sunday afternoon, Montana confirms 34 cases of COVID-19 in the state.

According to Montana's COVID-19 tracking map, there are new cases in:

  • Gallatin County: 2 more new cases bring its total to 10
  • Yellowstone County: The total has gone from 5 to 6

The Gallatin City-County Health Department confirms that one woman is in her 50s and the other in her 70s and they had exposure outside of Montana. They are currently isolated and in good condition.

According to the tracker map, the new case in Yellowstone County is a man in his 30s.

Several more cases were confirmed late last week in multiple new Montana counties, including Flathead, Ravalli, and Lewis and Clark County.

Gallatin County currently has the highest number of COVID-19 cases in the state. Yellowstone County's total is the second highest.