Three Lives Lost To COVID-19 In Wasatch County Since Monday

Aug 28, 2020

Credit Wasatch County Health Department

The Utah State Department of Health reports on Friday  that a Wasatch County female, between 65 and 84 died due to COVID-19. In total, three long term care facility residents, from Wasatch County, have died from COVID-19 since Monday, August 24.

On Wednesday, August 26, a Wasatch County man, older than 85, who had been living in a long-term care facility, died due to COVID-19.

Monday, August 24, a woman 65 to 84, living in a Wasatch County long term care facility, also died from COVID.

To date, Wasatch County reports 627 total COVID-19 cases with a total of seven deaths. This ratio is higher than the state which has had 50,948 identified cases and 407 deaths.

Twenty-five people have been hospitalized for COVID-19 in Wasatch County.

A link to the Wasatch County data can be found here.

KPCW reached out to Wasatch County Public Health but did not receive comment in time for this report. coronavirus.wasatch.utah.gov/Current-Situation