The number of Wyoming residents whose deaths have been linked to the coronavirus has increased to 766, the Wyoming Department of Health announced Tuesday.
The department announced that six more Wyoming residents died in July and June, five of them after being hospitalized for treatment of the illness.
The victims include two Laramie County men, both of whom had been hospitalized for treatment before their deaths in July. A Sweetwater County man died in July after being hospitalized, while a Sweetwater County woman who died in June was also hospitalized.
Also among the victims was an older Albany County woman who was a resident of a long-term care facility and died in July and an older Converse County woman who died in July after being hospitalized.