City of Lubbock reports 8 additional cases, 3rd death from COVID-19

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LUBBOCK, Texas — The City of Lubbock announced 8 additional cases of COVID-19 and a third death during a press conference Wednesday.

The total number of cases in Lubbock is 108, with 3 deaths.

Ten people have recovered, the city said. Two of the three fatalities are associated with Whisperwood Nursing Home, the city said. Nineteen people in Lubbock are hospitalized with COVID-19, the city said on Wednesday evening.

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The following is a press release from the City of Lubbock:

City of Lubbock Confirms New Coronavirus (COVID-19) Cases, and One Additional Death

The City of Lubbock has confirmed eight new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) and one additional death as of 5:00 p.m. on April 1, 2020. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 108 with three deaths.

However, ten cases are now listed as recovered.

In addition to the reported Lubbock cases, the Texas Department of State Health Services is reporting additional cases on the South Plains including Hockley County (7), Terry County (4), Gaines County (1), Hale County (1) and Lynn (2). 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.

Update on Case Investigations in Lubbock As of April 1, 2020 5:00 pm

Report_Date__Age__ExposureCounty_of ResidenceInvestigation Status
3/28/202060-69Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/18/202040-49Travel out of countryLubbockComplete
3/17/202020-29Travel out of countryLubbockComplete
3/20/202030-39Travel out of countryLubbockComplete
3/20/202020-29Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/21/202040-49Travel out of countryLubbockComplete
3/21/202040-49Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/21/202050-59Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/21/202020-29Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/22/202070-79Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/22/202020-29Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/24/202040-49Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/24/202030-39Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/24/202010-19Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/24/202050-59Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/30/202080-89Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/25/202040-49Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/25/202010-19Domestic TravelLubbockComplete
3/25/202030-39Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/25/202040-49Travel out of countryLubbockComplete
3/26/202020-29Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/26/202020-29Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/26/202070-79Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/26/202040-49Domestic TravelLubbockComplete
3/27/202020-29Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/27/202010-19Domestic TravelLubbockComplete
3/27/202030-39Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/27/202020-29Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/27/202030-39Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/27/202060-69Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/27/202040-49Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/27/202020-29Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/28/202060-69Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/28/202050-59Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/28/202020-29Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/28/202030-39Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/28/202020-29Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/28/202030-39Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/28/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/28/202060-69Domestic TravelLubbockComplete
3/28/202030-39Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/25/202040-49Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/29/202030-39Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/29/202020-29Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/29/202030-39Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/29/202050-59Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/29/202010-19Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/29/202050-59Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/29/202030-39Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/29/202040-49Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/29/202020-29Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/29/202020-29Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/30/202050-59Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202040-49Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/30/202020-29Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/30/202020-29Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/30/202040-49Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/30/202050-59Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202050-59Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202060-69Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/30/202040-49Travel out of the CountryLubbockComplete
3/30/202080-89Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202060-69Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202060-69Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202050-59Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202080-89Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202080-89Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/30/202060-69Exposure to known caseLubbockComplete
3/31/202080-89Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/31/202020-29Community AcquiredLubbockComplete
3/31/202020-29Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/31/202090+Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/31/202050-59under investigationLubbockUnder Investigation
3/31/202020-29Exposure to known CaseLubbockComplete
3/31/202020-29under investigationLubbockUnder Investigation
3/31/202040-49under investigationLubbockUnder Investigation
3/31/202050-59Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/31/202050-59under investigationLubbockUnder Investigation
3/31/202060-69under investigationLubbockUnder Investigation
3/31/202060-69under investigationLubbockUnder Investigation
3/31/202040-49Contact to a known caseLubbockComplete
3/31/202010-19Contact to a known caseLubbockComplete
3/31/202040-49Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/31/202020-29under investigationLubbockUnder Investigation
3/31/202040-49Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/31/202050-59Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/31/202040-49Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/31/202030-39Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
3/31/202030-39under investigationLubbockUnder Investigation
3/31/202030-39Contact to a known caseLubbockComplete
3/31/202030-39Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
4/1/202030-39Domestic TravelLubbockComplete
4/1/202080-89Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
4/1/202080-89Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
4/1/202070-79Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
4/1/202040-49Nursing HomeLubbockUnder Investigation
4/1/202060-69Under InvestigationLubbockUnder Investigation
4/1/202020-29Nursing HomeLubbockComplete
4/1/202040-49Under InvestigationLubbockUnder Investigation

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