3 new COVID-19 cases in Doña Ana County; 4,138 total in New Mexico

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El Paso, Texas (KTSM) – New Mexico state health officials announced 107 additional positive tests for COVID-19 and six new deaths.

As of today, there are 4,138 COVID-19 cases in New Mexico and 162 deaths.

According to a release and per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:

  • 21 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 4 new cases in Cibola County
  • 1 new case in Curry County
  • 3 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 43 new cases in McKinley County
  • 5 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 25 new cases in San Juan County
  • 1 new case in San Miguel County
  • 2 new cases in Socorro County
  • 2 new cases in Valencia County

The Department of Health also reported six additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19. Those cases are:

  • A male in his 90s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions. The individual was a resident of the Village at Alameda in Albuquerque.
  • A male in his 50s from McKinley County.
  • A male in his 70s from McKinley County. The individual was hospitalized.
  • A male in his 80s from San Juan County. The individual was a resident of Cedar Ridge Inn in Farmington and had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 80s from San Juan County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions. The individual was a resident of Cedar Ridge Inn in Farmington.
  • A second female in her 80s from San Juan County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions. 

There are currently 178 people hospitalized and 964 individuals have recovered from COVID-19, a release said.

New Mexicans who report symptoms of COVID-19 infection, such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, and/or loss of taste or smell​ should call their health care provider or the NMDOH COVID-19 hotline immediately (1-855-600-3453).

Including the above newly reported cases, New Mexico has now had a total of 4,138 positive tests for COVID-19:

  • Bernalillo County: 963
  • Catron County: 1
  • Chaves County: 25
  • Cibola County: 74
  • Colfax County: 5
  • Curry County: 20
  • De Baca County: 1
  • Doña Ana County: 173
  • Eddy County: 13
  • Grant County: 15
  • Guadalupe County: 15
  • Harding County: 1
  • Lea County: 12
  • Lincoln County: 2
  • Los Alamos County: 6
  • Luna County: 7
  • McKinley County: 1,274
  • Otero County: 8
  • Quay County: 4
  • Rio Arriba County: 24
  • Roosevelt County: 10
  • Sandoval County: 426
  • San Juan County: 806
  • San Miguel County: 3
  • Santa Fe County: 108
  • Sierra County: 1
  • Socorro County: 48
  • Taos County: 20
  • Torrance County: 17
  • Union County: 3
  • Valencia County: 53

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