MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Health officials confirmed Wednesday what may be the first COVID-19 death linked to the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally.
The Minnesota Department of Health says that the patient was in their 60s and had been hospitalized in intensive care.READ MORE: Woman Drives SUV On MN Capitol Lawn, Waves Trump Flag During Rep. Thompson Press Conference
The individual attended the annual motorcycle rally in South Dakota last month. The 10-day event drew an estimated 400,000 people.READ MORE: Sheriff: 4 Dead, Including 2 Children, In Le Sueur County Crash
More than 250 other coronavirus cases are reportedly linked to the rally.MORE NEWS: COVID In Minnesota: 424 New Cases, 3 More Deaths Reported As Delta Variant Continues To Spread
This a developing story. Check back for more.