The Governor of Louisiana has announced that someone within the state of Louisiana has died as a result of the coronavirus.

We don't know where the person was being treated for the virus, but we will continue to follow this developing story.

Again, we remind you to take precautionary measures to protect yourself and your family from the virus that is sweeping across the country.

According to our media partners at KATC-TV 3, the Orleans Parish resident was a 58-year-old individual with underlying health conditions. The patient was being treated at Touro Infirmary Hospital and Medical Center.