Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)

Number of Navajo Nation deaths tied to COVID-19 reaches 500

 

August 31, 2020



WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo Nation health officials say the confirmation of a new death brings the number of fatalities from coronavirus to 500.

The Navajo Nation on Friday night reported the additional death as well as 14 more confirmed cases of COVID-19. That brings the total number of people infected to 9,780. But that includes 165 cases that occurred between early April and mid-August and were recently identified as COVID-19 related.

Navajo officials said 94,099 people have been tested for the coronavirus and 7,032 have recovered.

https://www.kob.com/new-mexico-news/number-of-navajo-nation-deaths-tied-to-covid-19-reaches-500/5843892/

 

Reader Comments
(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020