Montana COVID-19 cases now stand at 147

Posted at 4:44 PM, Mar 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-28 19:00:55-04

BILLINGS — The number of COVID-19 cases in Montana jumped to 147 in the latest report by the Department of Health and Human Services on Saturday afternoon.

The previous total on Saturday morning was 129.

Yellowstone County added 3 new cases and now has 26. Gallatin County continues to see the largest amount of cases in the state jumping to 57.

Eight people are currently hospitalized for treatment of the virus..

No data has been provided yet about the number of recovered cases. Montana is currently under a "stay-at-home" order by Gov. Steve Bullock.