Updated: October 17, 2020 03:54 PM
Created: October 17, 2020 03:37 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported 1 additional COVID-19-related death on Saturday.
The latest death includes:
The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now at 929.
In addition to the deaths, the state reported 577 additional COVID-19 cases. As of Saturday, New Mexico has reported a total of 36,343 cases.
The latest cases include:
KOB 4 determined there was an 5.3% positivity result of the tests analyzed in Saturday's report from the state.
The state reports that 173 people are currently being treated for COVID-19 in the hospital. The number may include individuals who tested positive for COVID-19 out of state but are hospitalized in New Mexico.
As of Saturday, there are 19,853 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.
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