(The following is a news release from the City of Lubbock)
The City of Lubbock has confirmed eight more recoveries today from COVID-19. The official recovered number continues to rise steadily. On Friday, the City also confirmed 14 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) as of 4:00 p.m. on June 5, 2020. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 734: 179 active, 505 listed as recovered and 50 deaths. All this information can be found on a comprehensive dashboard at www.mylubbock.us/COVID19
The City of Lubbock Health Department and other response agencies are prepared and have employed standard response plans designed to address and resolve public health issues. The Department will continue monitoring individuals as indicated by the CDC. The Department’s disease surveillance team will continue working diligently to ensure the public remains at a low risk of contracting COVID-19.
The City of Lubbock Health Department and our health care partners will continue to monitor COVID-19 in the Lubbock area to prepare for the possibility of more local cases. Please continue to follow proper hygiene recommendations and social distancing practices.
(This is a news release from the city)