Fifteen More Statewide COVID-19 Related Deaths Reported


Fifteen more Wyomingites have died of complications related to COVID-19, according to a Feb. 16 release from the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH).

This brings the total number of statewide deaths to 662, including 57 in Campbell County.

None of the recently deceased were from Campbell County, per the release.

The other Wyoming residents were adults, or older adults, who had pre-existing health conditions recognized as putting patients at a higher risk of serious illness related to the virus and who were either hospitalized or residents at long-term care facilities from Converse, Fremont, Laramie, Natrona, Park, Sheridan, and Teton counties, the release stated.

To date, there have been 45,387 lab-confirmed cases and 7,964 probable cases reported statewide since March, per current WDH data. Of those, 44,250 lab-confirmed cases and 7,750 probables have since recovered.

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As of Tuesday afternoon, Campbell County Public Health is currently monitoring 10 active COVID-19 cases in the county, six of which were reported in the past 24 hours, marking a significant decline since the start of January.

To date, there have been 4,164 lab-confirmed cases in Campbell County and 470 additional probables with 5,570 total recoveries.

For more information about COVID-19 from WDH, click here.