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Confirmed Montana COVID-19 cases rise to 154

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Posted at 8:17 AM, Mar 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-29 10:27:49-04

HELENA — According to the Montana Response COVID-19 tracking map , Montana confirms 154 cases of COVID-19 as of Sunday morning.

The previously reported total Saturday evening was 147.

Two new COVID-19 cases were confirmed in Missoula County on Saturday while one new case was reported in Flathead and Lake counties.

Total cases by county are now as follows:

  • Gallatin County - 58 Cases
  • Yellowstone County - 26 Cases
  • Missoula County - 11 Cases
  • Lewis and Clark County - 10 Cases
  • Silver Bow County - 9 Cases
  • Cascade County - 7 Cases
  • Flathead County - 7 Cases
  • Toole County - 5 Cases
  • Madison County - 4 Cases
  • Broadwater County - 3 Cases
  • Lincoln County - 3 Cases
  • Park County - 2 Cases
  • Jefferson County - 2 Cases
  • Lake County - 2 Cases
  • Deer Lodge County - 1 Case
  • Ravalli County - 1 Case
  • Meagher County - 1 Case
  • Roosevelt County - 1 Case
  • Hill County - 1 Cases

Gov. Steve Bullock confirmed the first death due to COVID-19 in Montana Thursday night. The person who died was confirmed as a 77-year old Lincoln County man on Friday.

No data has been provided yet about number of recovered cases. There have been eight hospitalizations in Montana due to COVID-19.

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services has completed 3841 tests for COVID-19.

Montana is currently under a "stay at home" order due to the coronavirus pandemic.