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ND COVID-19: two new deaths, 113 new cases

Jul 19, 2020

Two more individuals have passed away with COVID-19 in North Dakota, bringing the statewide death toll to 92.

The patients were a man from Benson County in his 30s and a man from Burleigh County in his 80s. They had underlying health conditions.

Additionally, 113 individuals from 20 counties have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. These results were from a pool of 5,533 tests for a daily positive rate of 2 percent. The new statewide positive total is 5,019.

26 cases were found in Cass County, and 25 were found in Grand Forks County. There were 16 new cases in Burleigh County, and 12 in Morton County. Williams County had nine new cases, Walsh had seven, and Ward had three. Pembina and Richland Counties each had two new cases. Burke, Cavalier, Emmons, McIntosh, McKenzie, McLean, Moutrail, Sioux, Steele, Towner and Traill Counties each had one new case apiece.

A total of 257,223 tests for COVID-19 have been administered. 133,854 of those tests have been administered to unique individuals.

There are currently 45 people hospitalized with COVID-19. There have been 302 total hospitalizations.

There have been 4,131 recoveries. This leaves 796 active confirmed cases.