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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 new coronavirus-related deaths Wednesday morning.

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

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

All had hidden health conditions.

Health authorities announced 670 new cases and 55 “postponed” positive results that the state is recently reporting to the local health department.

For a total appearance at El Pasos Covid-19 information, click here.

Considering that the start of the pandemic, El Paso has actually had 34,760 verified cases and 25,209 reported healings; doctors note that recovered persons may still experience long-term health concerns from having been contaminated.

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

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

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