Fourth county resident dies from COVID-19

Casey S. Elliott
Thursday, December 3, 2020

Editor's Note: Beaverhead County Public Health announced a calculation error over the number of county cases after this story was posted. The correct information is below.

A man in his 70s died Monday from the coronavirus, the fourth Beaverhead County resident to die of the virus to date.

The man was hospitalized in Missoula County and died there. Beaverhead County Public Health reported the death on its Facebook page Thursday.

The county has 81 active cases and 644 total cases as of Thursday, according to public health.

Read more about the county's local virus spread in next week's Dillon Tribune.