Milwaukee County Medical Examiner confirms 8th Wisconsin coronavirus death


MILWAUKEE, Wis. — The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner says an 8th Wisconsinite has died from coronavirus complications overnight.

The person was a 57-year-old woman from West Allis who had been hospitalized for the past week.

This comes after two additional deaths related to COVID-19 were confirmed by the state’s health department on Wednesday, including the first death in Dane County.

More information is expected later today.