Confirmed Montana COVID-19 cases rise to 53

Posted at 7:44 AM, Mar 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-25 13:01:06-04

HELENA — The State of Montana has confirmed 53 positive COVID-19 cases as of Wednesday morning, up from a total of 51 cases reported on Tuesday.

According to the Montana Response COVID-19 case map, there is one new case in Silver Bow County, bringing its total to four. Madison County shows one new case, which brings its total to two total cases.

The Butte Silver Bow County case is in a woman between 60 and 69 years old while the Madison County case is reported in a man between the ages of 70 and 79.

Other Montana counties with confirmed cases are as follows:

  • Gallatin: 19
  • Yellowstone: 8
  • Missoula: 6
  • Flathead: 4
  • Cascade: 3
  • Lewis & Clark: 3
  • Jefferson: 1
  • Ravalli: 1
  • Broadwater: 1
  • Roosevelt: 1

State of Montana numbers show that 2001 people have been tested for COVID-19 as of Wednesday morning.

There have not been any deaths in Montana attributed to COVID-19 at this point.