Lake Co. reports 4th COVID-19 related death

Posted at 11:02 AM, Oct 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-27 13:36:08-04

POLSON — A fourth COVID-19 related death is being reported in the Mission Valley.

"We are deeply saddened to announce that a fourth Lake County resident has passed away from complications due to COVID-19 infection," a social media post states.

The case was a male in his 70's. In order to protect the privacy of the individual and family members, Lake County Public Health will not release any further information.

This marks the second COVID-19 related death reported in Lake County in two days.

Lake County Public Health reported in its Tuesday morning update that there are an additional 12 confirmed COVID-19 cases.

There are currently 174 active cases, 458 recoveries, and a total of 635 confirmed cases to date. Five active hospitalizations are also being reported.