2 additional COVID-19 related deaths reported in Big Horn County

Posted at 10:38 AM, Dec 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-31 12:38:37-05

HARDIN — Big Horn County health officials reported two additional COVID-19 related deaths on Wednesday.

The county health agency said a man in his 60s died Tuesday and a woman in her 40s died Wednesday.

The county death toll now stands at 63, and the county's fatality rate rose to 2.9%, health officials said in a press release.

The county also reported an additional seven newly confirmed cases of the virus on Wednesday.