WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Nation reported 51 coronavirus cases and one death on Friday.
It was the third consecutive day the tribe reported at least one coronavirus-related death after going six days with no additional deaths.
Navajo officials are urging people to get vaccinated, wear masks in public and minimize travel. The tribe’s reservation is the country’s largest at 27,000 square miles and it covers parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah.
The latest numbers increased the tribe’s totals to 34,3350 confirmed cases and 1,454 confirmed deaths.