LUBBOCK, Texas — The city of Lubbock confirmed two new cases of the novel coronavirus on Sunday.
The news comes before a press conference that was scheduled for 6:00 p.m. on Sunday.
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There are now 10 cases in Lubbock County and three in Hockley County, bringing the total to 13 in the South Plains. One of the Lubbock cases, a man over the age of 60 who traveled out of state, was moved out of Lubbock’s jurisdiction to Hockley County’s jurisdiction according to information released Sunday.
Both new cases are from exposure to an existing case, showing that the disease is spreading through the area.
|__AGE__||EXPOSURE||COUNTY OF |
|17-Mar||15-25||Travel out of Country||Lubbock||Complete|
|18-Mar||40-50||Travel out of Country||Lubbock||Complete|
|20-Mar||30-40||Travel out of Country||Lubbock||Complete|
|20-Mar||15-25||To be determined||Lubbock||On-Going|
|21-Mar||40-50||Travel out of country||Lubbock||Complete|
|21-Mar||40-50||Exposure to Known case||Lubbock||Complete|
|21-Mar||20-30||Exposure to Known case||Lubbock||On-Going|
|22-Mar||Over 60||Exposure to Known case||Lubbock||Complete|
|22-Mar||20-30||Exposure to Known case||Lubbock||Complete|