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New Mexico reports 3 new deaths, 222 additional COVID-19 cases

New Mexico reports 3 new deaths, 222 additional COVID-19 cases

KOB Web Staff
Updated: April 07, 2021 05:02 PM
Created: April 07, 2021 03:39 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported 3 additional COVID-19-related deaths in Wednesday's report.

The latest deaths include:

  • A male in his 60s from Grant County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 100s from Otero County. The individual was hospitalized.
  • A male in his 40s from San Miguel County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.

The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 3,963. 

In addition to the deaths, the state reported 222 additional COVID-19 cases. As of Wednesday, New Mexico has reported a total of 192,989 cases.

The latest cases include:

  • 60 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 1 new case in Catron County
  • 4 new cases in Chaves County
  • 3 new cases in Cibola County
  • 4 new cases in Colfax County
  • 38 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 6 new cases in Eddy County
  • 7 new cases in Grant County
  • 1 new case in Guadalupe County
  • 4 new cases in Lea County
  • 2 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 2 new cases in Los Alamos County
  • 5 new cases in Luna County
  • 7 new cases in McKinley County
  • 7 new cases in Otero County
  • 1 new case in Rio Arriba County
  • 4 new cases in Roosevelt County
  • 28 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 17 new cases in San Juan County
  • 2 new cases in San Miguel County
  • 6 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 1 new case in Socorro County
  • 2 new cases in Taos County
  • 10 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 3% positivity result of the tests analyzed in Wednesday's report from the state.

The state reports that 78 individuals are currently being hospitalized in New Mexico for COVID-19. 

As of Wednesday, there are 174,409 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the NMDOH. 


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