Big Horn County COVID-19 related death toll rises to 32

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Posted at 8:53 AM, Oct 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-14 10:54:00-04

HARDIN — Big Horn County reported its 32nd COVID-19-related death Tuesday night as deaths rose across the state.

The newest death was a woman in her 70s who died Monday in a hospital, according to a news release from the county.

It's the third COVID-19-related death in Big Horn County reported Tuesday. Two others were reported in the morning and are reflected in the state's database.

Statewide, 11 new COVID-related deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours from Monday night, including those from Big Horn.

Four new deaths were reported in Cascade County Tuesday night. Two new deaths were reported in Ravalli County, and one each in Blaine, Rosebud and Valley counties.

In Montana, 230 deaths have been reported as of Tuesday night, according to state and county health department figures.