Second coronavirus death reported in Vigo County

Wabash Valley COVID-19 updates

Editor’s note: This story has been updated to reflect changes in the Vigo County COVID-19 numbers. An eighth case reported Tuesday was later determined to be from another county.

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — A second coronavirus-related death has been reported in Vigo County.

According to Roni Elder, Vigo County Health Department health educator, a person older than 60 years of age died Tuesday while hospitalized.

Last week, a woman in her mid-50s was posthumously confirmed positive for the virus.

Vigo County Health Department is now reporting seven total cases, with five currently active.

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