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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 3 brand-new coronavirus-related deaths Wednesday early morning.

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

1 woman in her 60s
1 man in his 70s
1 woman in her 80s

All had underlying health conditions.

Considering that the start of the pandemic, El Paso has had 34,760 confirmed cases and 25,209 reported healings; physicians keep in mind that recuperated individuals may still experience long-lasting health concerns from having actually been infected.

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

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

For a total look at El Pasos Covid-19 information, click on this link.

Health officials announced 670 brand-new cases and 55 “postponed” favorable outcomes that the state is recently reporting to the local health department.

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