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New Mexico reports 9 new deaths, 309 additional COVID-19 cases

New Mexico reports 9 new deaths, 309 additional COVID-19 cases

KOB Web Staff
Updated: April 30, 2021 05:05 PM
Created: April 30, 2021 03:38 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reported 9 additional COVID-19-related deaths in Friday's report.

The latest deaths include:

  • A female in her 60s from Chaves County. The individual was hospitalized.
  • A male in his 60s from Cibola County. The individual was a resident of the Laguna Rainbow Care Center in Casa Blanca.
  • A female in her 60s from Doña Ana County. The individual had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 50s from McKinley County. The individual was hospitalized.
  • A female in her 60s from McKinley County. The individual had underlying conditions.
  • A male in his 60s from McKinley County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
  • A female in her 80s from Roosevelt County.
  • A male in his 70s from Sandoval County. The individual was hospitalized.
  • A male in his 70s 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 4,067. 

In addition to the deaths, the state reported 309 additional COVID-19 cases. As of Friday, New Mexico has reported a total of 197,733 cases.

The latest cases include:

  • 127 new cases in Bernalillo County
  • 10 new cases in Chaves County
  • 1 new case in Colfax County
  • 3 new cases in Curry County
  • 4 new cases in De Baca County
  • 28 new cases in Doña Ana County
  • 7 new cases in Eddy County
  • 6 new cases in Grant County
  • 1 new case in Hidalgo County
  • 1 new case in Lea County
  • 4 new cases in Lincoln County
  • 1 new case in Luna County
  • 9 new cases in McKinley County
  • 10 new cases in Otero County
  • 4 new cases in Quay County
  • 5 new cases in Rio Arriba County
  • 2 new cases in Roosevelt County
  • 14 new cases in Sandoval County
  • 39 new cases in San Juan County
  • 1 new case in San Miguel County
  • 10 new cases in Santa Fe County
  • 2 new cases in Socorro County
  • 6 new cases in Torrance County
  • 14 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 2.3% positivity result of the tests analyzed in Friday's report from the state.

The state reports that 145 individuals are currently being hospitalized in New Mexico for COVID-19. 

As of Friday, there are 178,593 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the NMDOH. 


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