65 COVID-19 cases now confirmed in Montana

Posted at 4:24 PM, Mar 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-26 09:16:49-04

Updated 5:18 p.m. MDT, March 25, 2020

(CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story misstated the Wednesday afternoon numbers.)

As of Wednesday afternoon, the State of Montana has confirmed 65 positive COVID-19 cases in the state. The prior total reported Wednesday morning was 53.

According to the Montana Response COVID-19 case map , there are 5 new cases in Gallatin County, bringing its total to 24. Hill County also confirms its first case. Yellowstone County adds 4 cases, bringing its total to 12. Flathead County rises to 5 total with one new case. Broadwater County add one case, bringing its total to 2.

The information available for the new patients confirmed Wednesday afternoon is as follows:

Gallatin County

  • A woman in her 70s
  • A woman in her 40s
  • A man in his 20s
  • A man in his 60s
  • A woman in her 30s

Yellowstone County

  • A male aged 10-19
  • A man in his 20s
  • A woman in her 20s
  • A man in his 30s

Hill County

  • A man in his 60s

Broadwater County

  • A woman in her 70s

Flathead County

  • A woman in her 20s

To date there have been no deaths associated with COVID-19 in the state of Montana.

DPHHS did indicate on the map data that one person has been hospitalized. No further information was reported about the person's condition or identification.

As of Wednesday afternoon, the DPHHS public health lab in Helena has completed 2,193 tests for COVID-19.