Lincoln city health officials confirmed the first COVID-19 death in Lancaster County on Wednesday.
Three new laboratory-confirmed cases were also reported at Lincoln today, bringing the total number of cases in the city to 37.
Lincoln health officials are now monitoring 110 people.
Lancaster County reports 1,194 negative and 37 positive tests with 16 tests pending at the Nebraska Public Health Lab.
City officials said they would provide more information about the death at a briefing on Wednesday afternoon.