North Dakota reports 2 more COVID-19 deaths
BISMARCK (AP) — North Dakota health officials are reporting two new COVID-19 deaths, raising the state’s death toll from the coronavirus to 92.
The latest confirmed deaths are a man in his 30s from Benson County and a man in his 80s from Burleigh County. According to the North Dakota Department of Health, both men had underlying health conditions.
Health officials on Sunday also reported 113 new coronavirus infections. That raises the statewide total since the pandemic reached North Dakota in mid-March to 5,019.
Of the new cases, Cass County reported 26, Grand Forks County reported 25 and Burleigh County 16.
The number of North Dakota patients currently hospitalized rose to 45 on Sunday, up seven from Saturday. There were 102 new recoveries reported, bringing the total number to 4,131 since the pandemic began.