COVID-19 deaths now at 103 statewide

Staff Writer
Syracuse Journal-Democrat

Three deaths related to COVID-19 were reported to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) on Tuesday, May 12.

The Dakota County Health Department reported a death in its jurisdiction.

The Lincoln/Lancaster County Health Department reported its third death.

The third death was recently reported in Gage County, a man in his 80s with underlying health conditions.

The first case of COVID-19 was reported Garfield County on Tuesday.  

The total number of COVID-19-related deaths in the state to date is 103, according to the DHHS data dashboard. The state case total, as of 5:45 p.m. Central Daylight Time May 12, is 8,692. Nebraska's COVID-19 case totals are updated daily at