Lake County reports 5th COVID-19 related death

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Posted at 9:23 AM, Oct 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-29 11:29:45-04

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

Lake County Public Health announced on Thursday morning a fifth resident has passed away -- the third COVID-19 related death reported this week.

"The health department sends our deepest condolences to their family, friends and loved ones," a social media post states.

Lake County Public Health states the person was a male in his 60's and no further information will be released.

Local public health officials reported seven new COVID-19 and 167 active cases on Thursday morning. There have been a total of 660 confirmed cases in Lake County and 489 recoveries.