La Crosse County reports 20th COVID-19 death

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) — The La Crosse County Health Department Friday reported a 20th county resident has died of COVID-19.

No additional information on the patient was available.

The COVID-19 related deaths have risen sharply in the county this fall.

According to the Coulee COVID-19 Collaborative, La Crosse has a seven-day average of 39 new cases per day and a 10.6% positive test rate.