First COVID-19 death reported in HSC

Staff Writer

According to the Arkansas Department of Health, the first COVID-19-related death has been reported in Hot Spring County.
The individual was reportedly an inmate at the Ouachita River Correctional Unit.

Across the state, 286 people have died as a result of COVID-19.

There have been 583 total cases of COVID-19 in Hot Spring County and 518 cases are currently active.