Juarez 5-year-old boy dies from COVID-19, health officials say

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EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — Juarez Health Director Dr. Arturo Valenzuela confirmed the death of a five-year-old boy who suffered from Anemia and COVID-19.

According to health officials, this is the first minor to have died from COVID-19 in the state of Chihuahua.

As previously reported, Juarez experienced a spike in the number of COVID-19 cases. There are currently 1,014 cases and 238 fatalities that have been reported.

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