Lewis and Clark Public Health announced on Monday morning that there has been a twelfth death in Lewis and Clark County, related to COVID-19.
The department did not release any additional details, to respect the family's privacy.
The post on Facebook said:
"Lewis and Clark Public Health is saddened to announce a twelfth COVID-19-related death of a Lewis and Clark County resident. Our team sends our deepest condolences to this individual's loved ones.
To respect the family and protect privacy, we will not be releasing any further details at this time.
Please continue to take measures to protect yourself, your family, neighbors, and our community. Together, we can prevent further illness and death.
For the sake of the victim’s family, Lewis and Clark Public Health urges everyone to please be respectful in their comments."