Active cases of COVID-19 up by nearly 100 in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s active cases of the coronavirus rose by nearly 100 in the last day and four new deaths due to complications of the virus.
State health officials said Sunday the fatalities included a man in his 60s from Bottineau County, a woman in her 80s from Bottineau County, a man in his 60s from Stark County and a man in his 90s from Ward County. All of them had underlying health conditions.
The state reported 343 new COVID-19 cases in the last day, for a total of 20,724 cases since the pandemic began. There are currently 3,766 active cases, an increase of 94 from Saturday. The death toll stands at 231.