COVID-19 Briefing, May 20: 995K+ first-dose vaccines administered in Bexar County, mayor says – KSAT San Antonio

SAN ANTONIO– San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Bexar County Commissioner Justin Rodriguez updated the community about the regional reaction to COVID-19 in their rundown Thursday night.Nirenberg reported 221,603 total COVID-19 cases and 3,439 overall deaths in Bexar County, a boost of 118 brand-new cases since Thursday. One new death was reported today.The 7-day rolling average is 138 cases.City authorities likewise reported that 154 clients are hospitalized, 48 remain in the intensive care unit and 28 are on ventilators. There are 9% of staffed beds available and 71% of ventilators available.Nirenberg said 995,047 individuals (59% of the population) have gotten a minimum of one dosage of the vaccine, and 741,238 (44% of population) are completely vaccinated.Watch the whole instruction in the video gamer above to hear more from city and county leaders or click on this link if you read KSATs coronavirus newsletter.AdMORE CORONAVIRUS COVERAGE FROM KSAT: Copyright 2021 by KSAT – All rights reserved.