ND COVID-19: 1 more death, 42 new positives | Prairie Public Broadcasting

ND COVID-19: 1 more death, 42 new positives

May 28, 2020

North Dakota’s COVID-19 death toll has risen to 57 after one more individual passed away with the novel coronavirus.

 

The patient was a man in his 80s from Cass County. He had underlying health conditions.

 

42 new individuals from six counties have also tested positive for COVID-19. 36 were from Cass County, two were from Burleigh County. Grand Forks, Richland, Traill and Ward Counties all had one new case.

 

The positive results were from a pool of 1,978 tests for a positive rate of 2.1 percent.

 

A total of 2,481 people have tested positive overall.

 

86,738 tests have been administered in total, with 68,254 from unique individuals.

 

35 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19. There have been 161 total hospitalizations. 

 

There have been 1,793 recoveries. This leaves 631 active confirmed cases.