The Wyoming Department of Health reported eight more coronavirus-related deaths on Tuesday, a decline of 65.22% that followed a drop of 20.69% a week earlier.

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The recently confirmed deaths involved the following individuals:

  • An older adult Crook County man died in February. He was hospitalized in another state and had health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness.
  • An older adult Natrona County man died in February. He was hospitalized and was not known to have health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness.
  • An older adult Natrona County man died in February. He was hospitalized and had health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness.
  • An older adult Fremont County man died in February. He was hospitalized and was not known to have health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness.
  • An adult Crook County man died in February. He had health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness.
  • An older adult Laramie County woman died in February. She was hospitalized and was not known to have health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness.
  • An older adult Campbell County man died in February. He had health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness.
  • An older adult Fremont County woman died in February. She was a resident of a long-term care facility and was not known to have health conditions known to put people at higher risk of severe illness.
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Among Wyoming residents, there have now been 122,618 lab-confirmed cases, 32,940 probable cases, and 1,749 COVID-related deaths since the pandemic began.

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According to the Wyoming COVID-19 Death Dashboard, 84.68% of the state's deaths have been among people 60 and older, and at least 51.06% have involved people with underlying health conditions.

Not surprisingly, Laramie and Natrona counties (the most populous counties in the state) have recorded the most deaths, 279 and 265 respectively.

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