The Wyoming Department of Health on Tuesday reported seven more coronavirus-related deaths, bringing the state's death toll to 793.

The department says a man and two older adults (65+) from Laramie County and a man and older man from Natrona County, all of whom were hospitalized, died in July.

The newly confirmed deaths also involved a man from Park County and an older woman from Sheridan County.

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The agency says three of the seven had health conditions recognized as putting patients at higher risk of serious illness related to COVID-19.

Among Wyoming residents, there have now been 55,987 lab-confirmed cases and 11,339 probable cases reported since the pandemic began. Of those cases, 54,126 lab-confirmed cases and 10,744 probable cases have recovered.

As of Monday, Aug. 9, 33.9 percent of Wyoming's population had been fully vaccinated, a rate that is among the lowest in the nation.


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