Two more people have died as a result of COVID 19 in the Lake area.

That brings the total deaths to 17 across the four counties.

Officials in Benton and Morgan counties reported 1 death each on Monday.

It comes as cases are skyrocketing across the Lake, with active cases now at 241.

That includes 92 in Camden, 63 in Miller, 57 in Morgan and 29 in Benton.

Overall there have been 1,483 positive cases reported since March and 1,154 people have since recovered from the virus.

For a full rundown on cases, check out our site. LAKE COVID CASES