El Paso records 7 new COVID-19 deaths, 692 new cases last week

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EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — The city of El Paso recorded a total of seven new deaths related to COVID-19 from last week and 692 new positive cases.

Of the deaths, six patients had underlying health conditions and one patient did not have any.

Health officials also reported 199 new breakthrough COVID-19 cases from the past week. One of the recent deaths is known to be a breakthrough COVID-19 death. There’s now a total of 11 breakthrough deaths.

As of Monday, 134,779 individuals have recovered from COVID-19, and 1,447 cases are active.

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