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Bexar County, San Antonio report 173 new COVID-19 cases – KSAT San Antonio

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SAN ANTONIO– San Antonio officials have actually reported a boost of 173 COVID-19 cases Saturday amidst a reduction in hospitalizations due to the virus.
The additional infections bring the citys overall case count to 50,760, according to the San Antonio Metropolitan Health District.
No brand-new deaths within the last 14 days were confirmed on Saturday. The COVID-19 death toll in Bexar County stays at 1,242.
According to numbers on the citys site, 214 clients are hospitalized, 89 are in the extensive care system and 43 are on ventilators. The variety of patients in the ICU decreased by 10 people from Friday.
There are 16% of staffed beds offered and 69% of ventilators available.
Also on Saturday, the state health department reported 3,433 brand-new coronavirus cases and 135 extra deaths in Texas, bringing the case overall to 686,068 COVID-19 cases and the death toll to 14,848. An overall of 65,698 cases stay active, according to the department.

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