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San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff updated the neighborhood about the regional action to COVID-19 in their everyday rundown Monday night.
Wolff is back from self-quarantining after coming into contact with an employee who tested positive for COVID-19. He said he took two COVID-19 tests, and they both returned negative.
Nirenberg reported 68,044 total COVID-19 cases and 1,285 total deaths in Bexar County, as of Monday, an increase of 417 brand-new cases. No new deaths were reported today.
The 7-day moving average of cases is 234.
City authorities also reported that 294 clients are hospitalized, 118 are in the intensive care system and 56 are on ventilators. There are 13% of staffed beds readily available and 67% of ventilators offered.
Nirenberg said there were 39 medical facility admissions in the previous 24 hours.
Wolff stated there are 55 COVID-19 clients from El Paso in San Antonio medical facilities as the border city experiences a rise in cases.
Nirenberg stated the positivity rate is now at 8.4%. He stated a new public health report will be released later today on the citys website to give the neighborhood a better photo of the COVID-19 statistics in the location.
SAN ANTONIO COVID-19 RISK LEVEL 11/9/2020 (COSA/Bexar County) MORE CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE FROM KSAT:
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