One death reported in Lincoln County from COVID-19

Posted at 9:21 PM, Sep 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-08 10:36:52-04

Lincoln County health officials reported another death due to COVID-19 Monday evening, as well as cases connected to Libby Public Schools.

The Lincoln County Health Department posted on its Facebook page that the county had lost its third resident to COVID-19 complications.

No other information about the individual was released.

Health officials also wrote that two active coronavirus cases from this weekend are students at Libby middle and high schools. Contact tracing is ongoing.

Lincoln County currently has nine active cases with 86 recoveries. No one is hospitalized at this time.

Out of the county's 98 confirmed cases, 81 have been in Libby, three in Troy, and 14 in north Lincoln County.