Eleventh Coronavirus-Related Death In Wyoming Reported

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By Jim Angell, Cowboy State Daily

The number of Wyoming deaths related to coronavirus went up to 11 on Wednesday with the death of a Fremont County man, the Wyoming Department of Health announced.

The department said the man had earlier been confirmed by a laboratory as having coronavirus.

“No words can describe the losses we continue to suffer due to COVID-19,” the Northern Arapaho tribe wrote in a Facebook post. “The Northern Arapaho Business Council would like to express our sincere condolences to … another tribal member and his family. Our hearts go out to you in your time of sorrow. Sharing in your sorrow is also our Northern Arapaho Tribal Employees affected by this profound loss.”

The man had an existing condition that put him at higher risk of serious illness from coronavirus, the department added.

No further details were available.

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