A fourth person has died from coronavirus in Whitman County.
Whitman County Public Health reported on Friday that a man over 80 died from coronavirus. All of Whitman County’s coronavirus deaths have occurred in the past week and a half.
24 new cases of coronavirus were confirmed in Whitman County on Friday. Most of the new patients are in the age groups 39 and younger. Two are over 80 years old.
There are currently 3 coronavirus patients from Whitman County in the hospital. All other cases are stable and self-isolating.
This brings the total number of coronavirus cases confirmed in Whitman County to 1,614 since the pandemic began. There have been 13 hospitalizations of coronavirus patients from Whitman County since the start of the pandemic.