Nine new COVID-19 deaths reported in Wyoming, active cases surge over 3,000

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — On Monday, the Wyoming Department of Health reported nine new coronavirus-related deaths in the state.

The deaths were reported in the following counties:

Albany County (one), Big Horn County (five), Laramie County (1), Lincoln County (1) and Platte County (1). The state’s death toll now stands at 77.

The department of health also reported 387 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the state, bringing the state’s total number of cases to 9,783.

The new rise in cases has pushed the number of active cases in the state to 3,154, up 253 from Monday.

In the state, 152 more people recovered from the virus, bringing the total number of recoveries to 6,552.

Cases were reported in the following counties:

  • Campbell County – 61 cases
  • Sheridan County 16 cases
  • Johnson County – seven cases
  • Weston County – five cases
  • Crook County – one case
  • Niobrara County – one case

 

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