LUBBOCK, Texas — On Tuesday, the City of Lubbock Public Health Department provided an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the county.
There were 273 new cases and two additional deaths reported in the latest update.
A total 62,667 cases, 56,490 recoveries and 830 deaths have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic.
A total 5,347 cases were reported as currently active.
Texas Department of State Health Services data showed hospitalization rate in Trauma Service Area B (the greater Lubbock/South Plains region) was at 16.61 percent as of last update provided on Monday, September 20.
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