LUBBBOCK, Texas — On Monday, the City of Lubbock Public Health Department provided an update on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the county.
Since Friday, the health department reported 172 new cases and two additional deaths.
Breaking down the numbers, there were 20 new cases on Saturday, 38 on Sunday and 114 on Monday.
A total 66,686 cases and 900 deaths have been reported since the beginning of the pandemic.
As of Monday, data including the total number of active cases and recoveries was no longer provided on the dashboard.
Texas Department of State Health Services data showed hospitalization rate in Trauma Service Area B (the greater Lubbock/South Plains region) was at 7.78 percent as of last update provided on Sunday, November 14.
Editor’s Note: The total number of new cases reported for Sunday was revised by the City of Lubbock after this article was originally published. We have corrected the data in this article.
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