Additional COVID-19 death in North Dakota, 90 more cases

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — State health officials say another death is attributed to the coronavirus outbreak in North Dakota, bring the state’s toll to 52.

The victim is a man in his 80s with underlying health conditions. As of Friday, the state has 90 additional people who have tested positive for a total of 2,317 COVID-19 cases.

Many more people, 1,463, have tested negative since Thursday with a total of 60,513 negative cases. Cass County continues to be the hot spot for the outbreak in North Dakota with 74 additional cases Friday.

Three more people have been sent to the hospital with coronavirus complications, bringing the number currently hospitalized to 39.

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