KOB Web Staff
Updated: July 22, 2020 04:17 PM
Created: July 22, 2020 03:42 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported three additional COVID-19-related deaths in the state on Wednesday.
The latest deaths include:
The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 591.
In addition to the deaths, the state reported 316 new cases of COVID-19. As of Wednesday, New Mexico reported a total of 17,828 cases.
The latest cases include:
Previously reported numbers included one case that has been identified as a duplicate in Bernalillo County, three cases that have been identified as out-of-state residents, and one case in Curry County that was not lab confirmed. Wednesday's case numbers reflect those updates.
KOB 4 determined there was a 4.0% positivity result of the 5,034 tests analyzed in Wednesday's report from the state.
The state reports that 178 people are being hospitalized for COVID-19. The number may include individuals who tested positive for COVID-19 but are hospitalized in New Mexico.
The state reports 6,974 have recovered from COVID-19.
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