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New Mexico reports 7 new deaths, 238 additional COVID-19 cases

New Mexico reports 7 new deaths, 238 additional COVID-19 cases

KOB Web Staff
Updated: March 26, 2021 06:39 PM
Created: March 26, 2021 03:53 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported 7 additional COVID-19-related deaths in Friday's report.

The latest deaths include:

  • A female in her 30s from Bernalillo County. The individual had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 70s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 50s from Doña Ana County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 90s from Doña Ana County.
  • A male in his 60s from Sandoval County. The individual had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 60s from Sandoval County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions. The individual was a resident of The Rio at Las Estancias facility in Albuquerque.
  • A male in his 80s from San Juan County. The individual was hospitalized.

The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 3,923. 

In addition to the deaths, the state reported 238 additional COVID-19 cases. As of Friday, New Mexico has reported a total of 190,716 cases.

The latest cases include:

  • 73 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 7 new cases in Chaves County
  • 2 new cases in Cibola County
  • 1 new case in Colfax County
  • 4 new cases in Curry County
  • 36 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 4 new cases in Eddy County
  • 8 new cases in Grant County
  • 1 new case in Guadalupe County
  • 2 new cases in Lea County
  • 3 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 1 new case in Los Alamos County
  • 6 new cases in Luna County
  • 6 new cases in McKinley County
  • 15 new cases in Otero County
  • 1 new case in Quay County
  • 4 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 13 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 22 new cases in San Juan County
  • 1 new case in San Miguel County
  • 20 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 1 new case in Sierra County
  • 1 new case in Socorro County
  • 6 new cases in Valencia County

To see the number of positive cases in each county or by zip code, click here.

KOB 4 determined there was a 2.08% positivity result of the tests analyzed in Friday's report from the state.

The state reports that 124 individuals are currently being hospitalized in New Mexico for COVID-19. 

As of Friday, there are 173,068  COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the NMDOH. 

 


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