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New Mexico reports 5 more COVID-19 deaths, 165 additional cases

New Mexico reports 5 more COVID-19 deaths, 165 additional cases

KOB Web Staff
Updated: May 18, 2020 04:26 PM
Created: May 18, 2020 04:14 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.- The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported 5 additional COVID-19-related deaths in the state on Monday.

The latest deaths include: 

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  • A male in his 70s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions. The individual was a resident of the La Vida Llena facility in Albuquerque.
  • A male in his 80s from Bernalillo County. The individual had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 60s from McKinley County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 70s from McKinley County.
  • A female in her 30s from San Juan County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.

The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 270.

In addition to the deaths, the state reported 165 new cases of COVID-19. As of Monday, New Mexico reported at total of 6,096 cases. 

The latest cases include:

  • 10 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 1 new case in Chaves County
  • 1 new case in Cibola County
  • 15 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 1 new case in Hidalgo County
  • 2 new cases in Lea County
  • 67 new cases in McKinley County
  • 2 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 1 new case in Roosevelt County
  • 2 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 34 new cases in San Juan County
  • 2 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 1 new case in Taos County
  • 2 new cases in Valencia County
  • 3 new cases among individuals held by federal agencies at the Otero County Prison Facility
  • 21 new cases among individuals held by the New Mexico Corrections Department at the Otero County Prison Facility?

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

The state reports that 213 people are hospitalized, and 1,796 have recovered. 


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