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3 new virus deaths in El Paso; records again set for active cases, hospitalizations & ICU patients – KVIA El Paso

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EL PASO, Texas (KVIA)– The El Paso Department of Public Health revealed three brand-new coronavirus-related deaths Wednesday early morning.

The death toll now stands at 563 in El Paso County. The victims were identified as:

1 woman in her 60s
1 male in his 70s
1 female in her 80s

Hospitalizations likewise increased to 578– which is another brand-new record; nearly 4 out of 10 El Pasoans hospitalized are being treated for Covid-19. There are 148 clients in the ICU, which is also another record for El Paso.

Given that the start of the pandemic, El Paso has had 34,760 confirmed cases and 25,209 reported healings; medical professionals keep in mind that recovered individuals might still experience long-lasting health concerns from having actually been contaminated.

El Paso County presently has 8,820 known active cases. This is a record that El Paso has broken for the past 15 days.

For a complete take a look at El Pasos Covid-19 data, click on this link.

Health officials announced 670 brand-new cases and 55 “postponed” positive results that the state is simply now reporting to the regional health department.

All had hidden health conditions.

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