21 reported COVID-19 cases in New Mexico

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EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – New Mexico state health officials announced four additional positive cases for COVID-19 on Monday.

The most recent cases according to the state Department of Health are:

  • A 20-year-old male in Bernalillo County
  • Two 30-year-old females in Bernalillo County
  • An 80-year-old male in Bernalillo County

According to a release, the New Mexico Department of Health has active investigations into each of the positive patients.

The investigations include contact-tracing and swabs of symptomatic individuals who have had contact with the positive cases.

New Mexico now has a total of 21 positive cases of COVID-19:

  • Bernalillo County: 14
  • Sandoval County: 2
  • Santa Fe County: 3
  • ​​Socorro County: 2

New Mexicans who report symptoms of COVID-19 infection, such as fever, cough, or shortness of breath, should call their health care provider or the NMDOH COVID-19 hotline immediately (1-855-600-3453). 

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