El Paso sees highest single-day increase in cases, 1 new virus death – KVIA El Paso

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The health department also reported one new coronavirus death. The death toll now stands at 126.

The City of El Paso stated 3 clusters have emerged in a senior care facility, a detention center, and a health care center. According to a news release, more details about these clusters will be launched soon.

” We continue to be saddened by the continuous loss of lives, and send our inmost acknowledgements to this gentlemans household,” El Pasos Health Authority Dr. Hector Ocaranza said. “We are likewise alarmed by the spike in brand-new cases seen over the last numerous days. We are still examining these spikes to get a more extensive understanding of the source of direct exposure.”

The victim was determined as a man in his 50s with underlying health conditions.

Health authorities likewise stated they are concerned about the increasing variety of positive cases in youths. Data suggests people in their 20s and 30s are making up the bulk of the new cases.

A total look at the citys data can be discovered here.

Hospitalizations increased from 108 to 118, there are 58 patients in the ICU, and 25 are on ventilators.

Thats the greatest single-day boost ever tape-recorded in the county. There have now been 5,217 total cases. More than 3,500 individuals have recuperated, and there are 1,541 known active cases– a new record.

EL PASO, Texas (KVIA)– The Department of Public Health reported 233 brand-new coronavirus cases El Paso on Friday.

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” We continue to be distressed by the ongoing loss of lives, and send our deepest condolences to this gentlemans family,” El Pasos Health Authority Dr. Hector Ocaranza said. “We are also alarmed by the spike in new cases seen over the last numerous days.

More than 3,500 people have actually recovered, and there are 1,541 recognized active cases– a new record.