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Nebraska Tops 150 Coronavirus Cases; Third Related Death

Mar 31, 2020

Nebraska health officials are confirming the state's third coronavirus-related death.  The person who died from COVID-19 is a Lincoln County man in his 90s who had underlying health conditions.  As of yesterday, there were 153 confirmed COVID-19 cases in the state. The number of confirmed coronavirus cases is growing in the Omaha area.  The Douglas County Health Department confirmed 16 new cases yesterday.  The cases include nine men and women their 20s and 30s, four women in their 40s and 50s, a man and woman in their 60s and a man in his 70s.  Douglas County leads the state with 78 confirmed OOVID-19 cases while 14 cases have been confirmed in Sarpy County.