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New Mexico reports 14 new deaths, 448 additional COVID-19 cases

New Mexico reports 14 new deaths, 448 additional COVID-19 cases

KOB Web Staff
Updated: February 24, 2021 04:27 PM
Created: February 24, 2021 03:46 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported 14 additional COVID-19-related deaths in Wednesday's report.

The latest deaths include:

  • A female in her 70s from Bernalillo County. The individual had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 80s from Bernalillo County.
  • A male in his 70s from Cibola County. The individual had underlying conditions and was a resident of the Good Samaritan Society in Grants.
  • A male in his 50s from Lea County.
  • A female in her 80s from Lincoln County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 70s from McKinley County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 80s from Rio Arriba County. The individual had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 60s from Sandoval County. The individual was hospitalized.
  • A female in her 70s from Sandoval County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 80s from San Juan County. The individual was hospitalized.
  • A male in his 60s from Santa Fe County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 80s from Santa Fe County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 90s from Santa Fe County. The individual was hospitalized.
  • A male in his 70s from Valencia County. The individual had underlying conditions.

The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 3,658.

In addition to the deaths, the state reported 448 additional COVID-19 cases. As of Wednesday, New Mexico has reported a total of 183,781 cases.

The latest cases include:

  • 105 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 19 new cases in Chaves County
  • 10 new cases in Cibola County
  • 3 new cases in Colfax County
  • 4 new cases in Curry County
  • 1 new case in De Baca County
  • 70 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 100 new cases in Eddy County
  • 1 new case in Grant County
  • 1 new case in Hidalgo County
  • 7 new cases in Lea County
  • 7 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 1 new case in Los Alamos County
  • 4 new cases in Luna County
  • 3 new cases in McKinley County
  • 7 new cases in Mora County
  • 17 new cases in Otero County
  • 8 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 4 new cases in Roosevelt County
  • 14 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 11 new cases in San Juan County
  • 4 new cases in San Miguel County
  • 14 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 13 new cases in Sierra County
  • 4 new cases in Socorro County
  • 6 new cases in Taos County
  • 1 new case in Torrance County
  • 1 new case in Union County
  • 6 new cases in Valencia County
  • 2 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Lea County Correctional Facility

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

KOB 4 determined there was a 2.79% positivity result of the tests analyzed in Wednesday's report from the state.

The state reports that 251 individuals are currently being hospitalized in New Mexico for COVID-19. 

As of Wednesday, there are 137,250 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.


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