A third death from COVID-19 was reported Tuesday in Whitman County.

According to the Whitman County Health Department, a man between the ages of 60-79 has died. All the coronavirus-related deaths in the county have occurred in the past week. All are between ages 60-79.

The county received 12 new positive COVID-19 test results Tuesday, bringing the county’s total to 1,551.

They include two people under the age of 20, nine between ages 20-39, and one between 60-79.

Two cases are currently hospitalized.

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