KOB Web Staff
Updated: October 27, 2020 04:01 PM
Created: October 27, 2020 03:59 PM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported 4 additional COVID-19-related deaths on Tuesday.
The latest deaths include:
The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now at 980.
In addition to the deaths, the state reported 590 additional COVID-19 cases. As of Tuesday, New Mexico has reported a total of 43,169 cases.
The latest cases include:
KOB 4 determined there was a 13% positivity result of the tests analyzed in Tuesday's report from the state.
The state reports that 307 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 Tuesday, 76% of general beds at New Mexico hospitals are occupied, and 69% of ICU beds across New Mexico hospitals are occupied. This includes patients hospitalized for COVID-19 and other illnesses.
There are 21,063 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.
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