2 additional COVID-19 related deaths reported in Big Horn Co.

Posted at 9:42 AM, Oct 29, 2020

HARDIN — Big Horn County reported its 37th and 38th COVID-related deaths since the start of the pandemic on Wednesday.

The deaths were a man in his 50s who was hospitalized prior to his death and a man in his 80s who was hospitalized before his death, county officials said in a news release.

Big Horn now has 15 COVID-related deaths in October.

The county's fatality rate for COVID-19 is 2.7% (38 deaths out of 1,384 cases), according to the county.

Big Horn County has 275 active COVID-19 cases and 1,072 recoveries.