A third Lee County resident has died as a result of COVID-19 related complications, Lee County Government announced Wednesday. It was the second consecutive day with a COVID death.

“We are saddened to report another COVID-19 related death in Lee County,” said Lee County Health Director Heath Cain. “We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the individual and ask that you keep them in your thoughts and prayers.”

Identifying information about the patient was not disclosed.