Juárez reaches 260 virus deaths


JUAREZ, Mex. (KTSM) — Six additional deaths attributed to the COVID-19 virus were reported in Juárez Saturday, bringing the number of deaths to 260 — 52 just this week.

The number of deaths eclipsed the number of last week by just one but represents a slowing of the virus spread in Juárez.

In addition to the deaths, Chihuahua State Health officials are reporting a total of 1,187 positive COVID-19 cases Saturday.

Overall, the State of Chihuahua says there are 2,135 positive COVID-19 cases and 322 fatalities statewide.

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