LUBBOCK, Texas — On Thursday, the City of Lubbock Public Health Department provided a COVID-19 update for the county.
The City of Lubbock confirmed 191 new cases and 1 death. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 62,969: 5,161 active, 56,973 recovered and 835 total deaths.
Texas Department of State Health Services data showed hospitalization rate in Trauma Service Area B (the greater Lubbock/South Plains region) was at 17.18 percent.
DSHS data also showed that 66 adult COVID-19 patients were in ICU beds and 11 pediatric COVID-19 patients were in hospitals. There were 27 confirmed COVID-19 admissions within the previous 24 hours and 48 COVID-19 patients on ventilators, according to DSHS data.
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