Another Cheshire County resident has died due to COVID-19, the state health department announced Monday. The person was a woman age 60 or older.
The N.H. Department of Health and Human Services announced one other COVID-related death Monday, that of a Hillsborough County woman who was 60 or older.
The death of the Cheshire County woman was the county’s 35th COVID-related fatality announced since the pandemic began. The most recent Cheshire County deaths before that were reported on May 26 and in early April.
A total of 1,357 New Hampshire residents are known to have died from COVID-19, according to the state.
COVID-19 cases in the state have been trending down for weeks. In the latest one-week period, New Hampshire saw an average of 49 new cases per day, according to state data.